Hispanic Heritage Month: Writers

Date: October 12–16, 2020

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HHM: Featured Writers

The SPC Library is featuring literature from Hispanic Authors during the week of October 12 through October 16! See the list below.

"Shadowshaper: Legacy" by Daniel José Older

Hurricane Season" by Fernanda Melchor

"Postcolonial Love Poem" by Natalie Diaz

Spirit Run" by Noé Álvarez

"Breakbeat Poets vol. 4: Latinext ed." by Felicia Chavez, Jose Olivarez and Willie Perdomo

"Thresholds" by Laura Mimosa Montes

Running" by Natalia Sylvester

"Clap When You Land" by Elizabeth Acevedo

Little Eyes" by Samanta Schweblin, trans. Megan McDowell

"The Book of Rosy" by Rosayra Pablo Cruz and Julie Schwietert Collazo

"Cemetery Boys" by Aidan Thomas

"A Silent Fury: El Bordo Mine Fire" by Yuri Herrera, trans. Lisa Dillman

"Mexican Gothic" by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

"Tender is the Flesh" by Agustina Bazterrica, trans. Sarah Moses

"The Book of Anna" by Carmen Boullosa

"Cockfight" by María Fernanda Ampuero

"A Sinking Ship is Still a Ship" by Ariel Francisco

"Body of Render" by Felicia Zamora

"Love in the Time of Cholera" by Gabriel García Márquez

"It Is Wood, It Is Stone" by Gabriella Burnham

"Before Night Falls" by Reinaldo Arenas

"A Long Petal of the Sea" by Isabel Allende

"Sanctuary" by Paola Mendoza and Abby Sher

"The Grief Keeper" by Alexandra Villasante

"Tertulia" by Vincent Toro

"Cantoras" by Carolina De Robertis

"Finding Latinx" by Paola Ramos

"We Are Not from Here" by Jenny Torres Sanchez

"The Book of Unknown Americans" by Cristina Henríquez

"Fruit of the Drunken Tree" by Ingrid Rojas Contreras

"Mexican WhiteBoy" by Matt de la Peña

"Sabrina & Corina" by Kali Fajardo-Anstine

"The Undocumented Americans" by Karla Cornejo Villavicencio

"Efrain’s Secret" by Sofia Quintero

"Crux" by Jean Guerrero

"Drown" by Junot Díaz

"Suncatcher" by Jose Pimienta

Celebrating Hispanic and Latino American Culture, Heritage and Contributions
Learn more at alamo.edu/spc/hhm.