Book description:Genre: Nonfiction
1st ed. of "Borderlands/La Frontera: The New Mestiza".
ISBN 13: 9781879960749
Number of pages: 459
Rooted in Gloria Anzaldua�s experience as a Chicana, a lesbian, an activist, and a writer, the groundbreaking essays and poems in this volume profoundly challenged how we think about identity. Borderlands/La Frontera remapped our understanding of what a �border� is, seeing it not as a simple divide between here and there, us and them, but as a psychic, social, and cultural