Nicholasa Mohr





Nicholasa Mohr


Born
November 01, 1938


Nicholasa Mohr (born November 1, 1938) is one of the best known Nuyorican writers. Her works tell of growing up in the Puerto Rican communities of the Bronx and El Barrio and of the difficulties Puerto Rican women face in the United States. She was raised in the Bronx. From 1988 through 1991, she taught at Queens College, City University of New York. From 1994 through 1995, she was Writer-in-Residence at Richmond College, the American University in London.

Average rating: 3.9 · 1,000 ratings · 153 reviews · 20 distinct worksSimilar authors
El Bronx Remembered

3.75 avg rating — 142 ratings — published 1976 — 9 editions
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Felita

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3.87 avg rating — 124 ratings — published 1979 — 10 editions
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Nilda

3.91 avg rating — 116 ratings — published 1973 — 10 editions
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Going Home

3.94 avg rating — 49 ratings — published 1986 — 13 editions
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In Nueva York

3.91 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 1988 — 5 editions
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All for the Better: A Story...

4.11 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 1992 — 6 editions
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Rituals of Survival: A Woma...

3.56 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 1985 — 2 editions
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The Song of El Coqui and Ot...

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3.41 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 1995 — 2 editions
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A Matter of Pride and Other...

3.83 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1997 — 3 editions
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The Magic Shell

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3.78 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 1995 — 3 editions
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