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Watercolor women, opaque men

by Ana Castillo

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Published by Curbstone Press in Willimantic, CT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mexican American women -- Poetry,
  • Working mothers -- Poetry,
  • Single mothers -- Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ana Castillo.
    GenrePoetry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3553.A8135 W38 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3400254M
    ISBN 101931896208
    LC Control Number2005014463

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Watercolor Women / Opaque Men is a wild and raucous narrative of a single, working mother, the daughter of Chicano migrant workers, and her struggles for upward mobility.

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With a remarkable combination of tenderness, wicked humor, and biting satire, the main character. Novelist and poet Castillo (Father Was a Toltec,etc.) combines her arts in this “novel in verse.”This book should be dedicated to Tezcatlipoca, the god of “Double Meanings.” In keeping with her two-gender title and hybrid genre, Castillo tells paired stories of Ella and an unnamed first-person narrator, both bilingual Mexicans who have worked the last two decades in low Author: Ann Castillo.

Before the first tercet of Watercolor Women Opaque Men has a chance to set the waltz-like pace of her first novel in verse, Ana Castillo reveals the themes of her composition in a concise and instructive dedication that proves to be the key that unlocks the deceptively simple language and - I'll use her word - courageous character study that.

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Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in. Castillo wrote several collections of poetry, including Zero Makes Me Hungry (), My Father Was a Toltec (), I Ask the Impossible (), and Watercolor Women, Opaque Men (); the novels So Far from God (), Peel My Love Like an Onion (), The Guardians (), and Give It to Me (); a collection of short stories, Loverboys.

Boston had two: one created by men, another, by women (who more tolerantly allowed guests and male artists). The Philadelphia Watercolor Club was likewise driven by a substantial core of women artists.

The watercolor exhibitions created by such new clubs offered opportunities for many rising talents in the first decades of the twentieth century. Castillo’s poetry, like her critical prose, explores the political and ethical implications of personal experience.

Her later collections include My Father was a Toltec: and Selected Poems (), I Ask the Impossible (), and Watercolor Women/Opaque Men: A Novel in Verse (; reissued ). Frequently blending Spanish and English, and.Women's Magazines Men's Magazines Business Publications.

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