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Created by John S. Christie, Ph.D. and Jose B. Gonzalez, Ph.D., Co-Editors of Latino Boom:An Anthology of U.S. Latino Literature, this site is for:

*   Students conducting research on Latino literature.
*   Faculty who teach Latino Literature.
*   Readers who are eager to learn more about literature written by the largest minority group in the U.S. 

Latino Boom Resource Guide:

Chapter 4Chapter 5Chapter 6Chapter 7Chapter 8

What faculty and critics are saying about Latino Boom:

"... a very attractive text to be adopted by any expert in the field."
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"comprehensive ... well-documented and researched ... very ambitious, well-constructed."
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"This is a text that no one teaching Latino literature should be without."
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Full Text to Latino Fiction and the Modernist Imagination by John S. Christie, Ph.D.:
One of the first full-length academic studies of U.S. Latino Literature (published by Garland Press in 1998), available only on  Chapters on:
   1) The Narrative Techniques of the Border
   2) The "Magic" of Influence Upon Latino Narrative
3) Latino Voices and "English Con Salsa"
   4) Dreams & Betrayals: Latinos Between Worlds

   5) Carnival & the Department Store Called "America"
   6) Flowers of the Dead: The Latino Quest for Ancestors



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