Light in the dark = Luz en lo oscuro : rewriting identity, spirituality, reality / Gloria E. Anzaldúa ; edited by AnaLouise Keating.

"Written during the last decade of her life, Light in the Dark represents the culmination of Gloria E. Anzaldúa's mature thought and the most comprehensive presentation of her philosophy. Throughout, Anzaldúa weaves personal narratives into deeply engaging theoretical readings to comment...

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Main Author: Anzaldúa, Gloria (Author)
Other Authors: Keating, AnaLouise, 1961- (Editor)
Format: Book
Published: Durham, North Carolina : Duke University Press, 2015.
Series:Latin America otherwise.
Table of Contents:
  • Editor's introduction: Re-envisioning Coyolxauhqui, decolonizing reality : Anzaldúa's twenty-first-century imperative / AnaLouise Keating
  • Preface: Gestures of the body = Escribiendo para idear.
  • 1. Let us be the healing of the wound : the Coyolxauhqui imperative = La sombra y el sueño
  • 2. Flights of the imagination : rereading/rewriting realities
  • 3. Border arte : nepantla, el lugar de la frontera
  • 4. Geographies of selves-- reimagining identity : nos/otras (us/other), las nepantleras, and the new tribalism
  • 5. Putting Coyolxauhqui together : a creative process
  • 6. Now let us shift ... conocimiento ... inner work, public acts.
  • Agradecimientos = Acknowledgments.
  • Appendix 1. Lloronas dissertation material : proposal, table of contents, and chapter outline
  • Appendix 2. Anzaldúa's health
  • Appendix 3. Unfinished sections and additional notes from chapter 2
  • Appendix 4. Alternative opening, chapter 4
  • Appendix 5. Historical notes on the chapters' development-- Appendix 6. Invitation and call for papers, testimonios volume.
  • Notes
  • Glossary
  • Bibliography
  • Index.