UHV/ABR READING SERIES
DATE: Thursday 4/30/2009
TIME: Noon to 1:00 p.m.
PLACE: University of Houston-Victoria, Alcorn Auditorium (UW 204)
is a celebrated poet, novelist, short story writer, and essayist. Long considered one of the leading voices to emerge from the Chicana experience, Castillo is a prolific author whose work has been critically acclaimed and widely anthologized in the United States and abroad. Her awards include an American Book Award, the Carl Sandburg Award, a Mountains and Plains Booksellers Award, the Sor Juana Achievement Award, Independent Publisher Story Teller of the Year Award, and fellowships from the NEA.
The Guardians (2007)
Psst . . .: I Have Something to Tell You, Mi Amor (2005)
Watercolor Women/opaque Men: A Novel in Verse (2005)
I Ask the Impossible: Poems (2001)
Peel My Love Like an Onion (2000)
So Far from God: A Novel (1994)