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September 21, 2013

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September 27 Southwest Fest of the Written Word

September 20, 2013

Ana Castillo keynote in Silver Springs, NM September 27th 7 p.m. “Two New Books in an Age of Anti-Print” (Workshop 28th sold out)

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Ana Castillo – Writing Workshop – Northwestern U, Fall, 2013

September 16, 2013

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GIVE IT TO ME by Ana Castillo

September 10, 2013

More advanced praise: Cheeky, amoral, and a gritty survivor, Palma Piedras, the main character of Ana Castillo’s GIVE IT TO ME, is a picaresque heroine for the 21st century. The barbed sense of humor on display here is a welcome tonic. GIVE IT TO ME demolishes clichés and tired tropes, as Castillo depicts, with an [...]

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Regretfully, no further appearance information on this page

August 11, 2013

In order to protect the safety and privacy of the author and her family THERE WILL BE NO FURTHER POSTS, NEWS or APPEARANCE INFORMATION POSTED ON THE ANA CASTILLO WEBSITE. Contact the author @ for information or queries.

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Northwestern Univ. 2013 Memoir Writing Workshop M.A.-M.F.A. Writing Program

July 28, 2013

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The Guardians on Tape Read by Ana Castillo

January 26, 2011

Dear Ms. Castillo- I am an adjunct instructor at the college in my community and I have begun to listen to books on tape recently.  I pick up books at the library on campus, often on a whim.  This week, I have had the experience of listening to your book, The Guardians.  I cannot describe [...]

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End Female Genetalia Mutilation

January 22, 2011

Last month signing ‘rose petal’ petition in Padua, Italy for Amnesty International as part of the month’s HUMAN RIGHTS events there.  (Castillo in picture gallery) Sign petition:

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January 22, 2011

Anapra, Nuevo Mejico, where the borderline is blurred.  People from Mexico and U.S. sides will join together next week.  7,000 people murdered since 2008.  Many innocents caught in the crossfires. I’ll be there.  In the crowd–hopefully there will be a crowd.… FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THIS EVENT, PLEASE CONTACT THE ORGANIZERS: Ana Morales [...]

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