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Bless Me, Ultima

Bless Me, Ultima

by Rudolfo Anaya

A novel is not written to explain a culture, it creates its own.


Other Works about Anaya

  • Dick, Bruce, and Silvio Sirias, eds. Conversations with Rudolfo Anaya. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1998.
  • Fernández Olmos, Margarite. Rudolfo A. Anaya: A Critical Companion. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1999.
If you liked Bless Me, Ultima, you might enjoy:
  • Julia Alvarez's How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents, 1992
  • Willa Cather's Death Comes for the Archbishop, 1927
  • Frank Waters's Of Time and Change: A Memoir, 1998
If you want to read other Chicano writers, you might enjoy:
  • Ana Castillo's So Far From God, 1993
  • Tony Hillerman's Dance Hall of the Dead, 1973
  • Tomás Rivera's ... y no se lo tragó la tierra / ... And the Earth Did Not Devour Him, 1970
  • Luis Alberto Urrea's The Hummingbird's Daughter, 2005
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