Barbara Brinson Curiel

Literary Studies - Writing Practices

Ph.D., Literature, University of California, Santa Cruz
M.A., Spanish, Standford University
B.A., English and Spanish, Mills College
Biography: 
Links:
 
Poem, “My Father Comes Home From Work,” in The Acentos Review, August 2012: http://www.acentosreview.com/august_2012/Curiel.html
 
 
Birthing Genoveva: A Conversation with Barbara Brinson Curiel, Letras Latinas Blog, Institute for Latino Studies, University of Notre Dame: http://letraslatinasblog.blogspot.com/2014/05/birthing-genoveva-conversation-with.html
Areas of Interest: 

American Ethnic Literature, Creative Writing

Research: 

Chicano poetry and literature; Post-national American Studies; Multicultural and Ethnic Studies; Women’s Studies.

Publications: 
Mexican Jenny and Other Poems, Anhinga Press, 2014, Winner of the 2012 Philip Levine Prize, Anhinga Press
"Writing in the Disciplinary Borderlands" MFS: Modern Fiction Studies 54.2 (2008): 405-412.
"Sandra Cisneros, Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories." Reading U.S. Latina Writers: Remapping American Literature. 51-60. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.
"The General's Pants: A Chicana Feminist (Re)Vision of the Mexican Revolution in Sandra Cisneros's 'Eyes of Zapata'." Western American Literature 35.4 (2001): 403-427.
Speak to Me from Dreams. Berkeley: Third Woman Press, 1989.
Barbara Brinson Curiel
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