Of Two Minds (Paperback)


Sylvia Madrigal

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Of Two Minds Book Description

What happens when a seventeen-year-old Chicana from South Texas is dropped into the rarefied ambience of an Ivy League institution?

Emily D az has spent her whole life in two worlds. As a child of Mexican parents in South Texas, she had to maneuver the unruly terrain of two cultures, two economic classes, and two languages. At Yale, the discovery that she is in love with a woman sends her into a vortex of self-doubt that fragments her worlds even further. In Boston, she must face the divide between her outward heterosexual world and her internal emotional desires. Finally, she must risk destroying her relationship with her devoutly Mexican mother by telling the truth about who she is. But can she?

A wry, irreverent, warmhearted tale of self-discovery, "Of Two Minds" is a coming-of-age story about profound cultural shock, about unrequited love finally requited, and about fighting to become whole after a lifetime of living in incompatible worlds.

"Lyrical.poetic.authentic.precise.lush.vivid.beautifully written.a pleasure to read."
-"Participants of Voices of our Nation Arts Foundation/Voices Writing Workshops"

"A page-turner."
-"The author's brother, Ricardo"

About the Author :

Sylvia Madrigal has contributed to Of Two Minds as an author. Sylvia Madrigal, a Yale graduate, has been in the foreign language publishing field for about twenty years. She has worked at Houghton Mifflin and at D.C. Heath, where she helped develop and write activities for the award-winning Dime! CD-ROM series. She has authored a variety of educational materials, including video scripts for HM's TravelTur video and Caminos del jaguar.

Book Details

Title: Of Two Minds
Publisher: iUniverse
Author: Sylvia Madrigal
Edition: Paperback
Language: English




No. of Pages: 112
Publish Date: 2005-8-9
Binding: Paperback
Deliverable Countries: This product ships to Restricted International (Books).

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