Bluestown Mockingbird Mambo by Sandra María Esteves

By Sandra María Esteves

Bluestown Mockingbird Mambo is Sandra María Esteves’ 3rd selection of poetry. Her first ebook of poems, Yerba Buena (1981), used to be progressive in setting up an city Latina woman’s selection and esthetic. Bluestown Mockingbird Mambo takes the entire rhythmic, bluesy capability and the women’s poetic militancy of Yerba Buena and brings them to complete, resplendent, funky bloom. during this quantity she blends the oral culture with the literary culture in a fusion of non secular, blues and women’s poetics.

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