Author Archive

Early Press Release for BLACK DOVE: Mamá, Mi’jo, and Me

January 25, 2016

Feminist Press, May 16, 2016 BLACK DOVE: Mamá, Mi’jo, and Me (Life Stories) Chicana literary éminence grise Ana Castillo turns her perceptive eye on her own life as a single, brown, feminist parent of a son in a world of mass incarceration, racial profiling, mother-blaming, and the scapegoating of immigrants. Castillo lyrically excavates her family’s [...]

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BLACK DOVE: Mamá, Mi’jo, and Me (Life Stories) May 10, 2016, Feminist Press.

January 22, 2016

Advanced Praise: “Ana Castillo is an American treasure. Fearless, compassionate, and flat-out brilliant-—she is the writer we need as we navigate the challenges of our ever changing world.” —Tayari Jones, author of Silver Sparrow

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Independent Bookstore Day: Ana Castillo @ Women & Children First, Chicago Sat., 4/30

January 19, 2016

Ana Castillo @ Women & Chicago First Saturday, April 30th Indie Bookstore Day CHICAGO http://www.indiebookstoreday.com Ana Castillo in her hometown helping out at the historical feminist bookstore on IBD. 1-3 pm + Drop by, say hello. Browse. Pick up a signed copy. . 4 p.m. event Support your local indie bookstores & businesses.

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Ana Castillo on Manhood & Masculinity St. Mark’s Boys Prep, Dallas January 8, 2016

January 7, 2016

Literary Festival (not open to public) Panel discussion on writing: Ana Castillo, Kurt Eichenwald, Lisa Loeb, Hampton Sides, Graeme Wood

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Bi Magazine Interview

January 3, 2016

http://www.bimagazine.org/ana-castillo-xicana-warrior/

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Latinpost interview

December 28, 2015

http://www.latinpost.com/articles/30717/20150108/chicana-novelist-and-poet-ana-castillo-discusses-poetry-fiction-and-the-xicanisma-experience.htm

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2015 Reading Recommendations

December 22, 2015

http://www.themillions.com/2015/12/a-year-in-reading-ana-castillo.html

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Dec 11 – 12 Guadalupe Tonantzin

December 11, 2015

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January 8th Dallas

December 4, 2015

St. Mark’s School of Texas St. Mark’s School of Texas Literary Festival For faculty and student body only. Closed to the pubic.

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Sonoma State University Spring 2016

December 4, 2015

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