Making Face, Making Soul/Haciendo Caras: Creative and Critical Perspectives by Feminists of Color

by Gloria Anzaldúa (Editor)

Paperback, 1990




Aunt Lute Books (1990), Edition: 1st, 448 pages


A bold collection of creative pieces and theoretical essays by women of color. New thought and new dialogue: a book that will teach in the most multiple sense of that word: a book that will be of lasting value to many diverse communities of women as well as to students from those communities. The authors explore a full spectrum of present concerns in over seventy pieces that vary from writing by new talents to published pieces by Audre Lorde, Joy Harjo, Norma Alarcon and Trinh T. Minh-ha. "At one level or another, all the work in the collection seeks to find ways to understand and articulate our multiple identities and senses of place'."Making Face/Making Soul" is an exciting collection of dynamic, important writings that all women of color and white feminists will learn from, enjoy, and return to again and again and again."-"Sojourner" .,."the pieces are stunning in what they risk and reveal..."-"The San Francisco Chronicle"… (more)


½ (20 ratings; 4)


Lambda Literary Award (Winner — 1990)


Original language


Physical description

9 inches


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