Event Title

Reading: Gloria Anzaldua

Presenter Information

Gloria Anzaldua

Location

UND Memorial Ballroom

Start Date

24-3-1993 3:00 PM

End Date

24-3-1993 4:00 PM

Description

In this audiovisual recording from March 24, 1993 as part of the 24th annual UND Writing Conference: “La Literatura: Contemporary Latino/Latina Writing,” Gloria Anzaldúa reads a selection of poetry and fiction. Anzaldúa reads Lorna Dee Cervantes's “Poem for the Young White Man Who Asked Me How I, an Intelligent, Well-Read Person Could Believe in the War Between Races” and her own “To Live in the Borderlands Means You,” “Cihuatlyotl, Woman Alone,” and the short stories “Puddles” and “Ghost Trap. Anzaldúa also responds to audience questions about her ethnic heritage, marginalized peoples, her field of theory and merging of theoretical and creative work, and her experience as a lesbian and a woman of color in California.

Introduced by Donna Oltmanns.

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Mar 24th, 3:00 PM Mar 24th, 4:00 PM

Reading: Gloria Anzaldua

UND Memorial Ballroom

In this audiovisual recording from March 24, 1993 as part of the 24th annual UND Writing Conference: “La Literatura: Contemporary Latino/Latina Writing,” Gloria Anzaldúa reads a selection of poetry and fiction. Anzaldúa reads Lorna Dee Cervantes's “Poem for the Young White Man Who Asked Me How I, an Intelligent, Well-Read Person Could Believe in the War Between Races” and her own “To Live in the Borderlands Means You,” “Cihuatlyotl, Woman Alone,” and the short stories “Puddles” and “Ghost Trap. Anzaldúa also responds to audience questions about her ethnic heritage, marginalized peoples, her field of theory and merging of theoretical and creative work, and her experience as a lesbian and a woman of color in California.

Introduced by Donna Oltmanns.