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I Used to Be a Superwoman

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The Chicano Movement is not dead. It lives on, fierce and passionate, in the voice and person of Gloria Velasquez. Challenging our complacency, her resonant cries for justice "refuse to be silent/to be buried in obscurity." Velasquez has known poverty and discrimination intimately and, like a phoenix from the ashes, she has risen to recognition as an artist, an educator an ...more
Paperback, 128 pages
Published January 1st 1997 by Arte Publico Press
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Relevant, poigant, outraged poems. The spirit of xicanisma here, but it's a spirit many others can relate to.
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