Appearances

Carlos Fuentes en Memoria

Posted by on May 16, 2012 at 3:18 pm

In these times where the wound of the U.S.-Mexico Border experience is in bas-relief, in addition to Fuentes’ lifetime devotion to literature, I am indebted for comments he made in recognition of the Latino/Chicano writers in the North. He said, and indeed, I heard him say in lectures, of Mexico’s heritage being from the Yucatán [...]

Belated Día De Madres Podcast

Posted by on May 14, 2012 at 5:41 pm

Public reading in Tucson on May 4th 2012 (Kindly copy and paste to connect with link below) 30 Minutes with Ana Castillo – KXCI

San Francisco this Saturday

Posted by on May 8, 2012 at 1:53 pm

SAN FRANCISCO MAY 12th KEY NOTE: 9:30 A.M. TALK BY ANA CASTILLO Book Signing to follow 4 P.M. YOUNG GODDESS PANEL: READING Book Signing to follow 2012 Conferrence Creating the Chalice: Imagination and Integrity in Goddess Studies Topics include: Place Wisdom, Womanism, Cultural Appropriation, Archaeomythology, Matriarchal Studies, Women in Publishing, Visionary Films, Restorative Feminism. Conference [...]

May 4th Friday Tucson Fight Unconstitional Laws in Arizona

Posted by on April 30, 2012 at 6:58 pm

Tucson Schools Slam Door on Ana Castillo By Matthew Rothschild, April 30, 2012 The public school administrators in Tucson have taken censorship to new heights. First, they banned Mexican American Studies. Then, they actually yanked books out of the classroom that were on the Mexican American Studies reading list. Then they fired the head of [...]

Huffington Post on Ana Castillo’s forthcoming visit to Tucson

Posted by on April 27, 2012 at 8:22 pm

Tucson High School Blocks Renowned Author Ana Castillo’s Visit: Community Hosts Events/Fundraiser Posted: 04/27/2012 10:52 am In a stunning rejection of celebrated author Ana Castillo’s offer to read and speak with Tucson high school students next week, Tucson Unified School District administrators added a new chapter to the nation’s most troubling censorship crackdown and dismissed [...]

Tucson 4 de mayo. Join Us!

Posted by on April 21, 2012 at 2:16 am

       

Tucson Reading Free to Public, May 4th

Posted by on April 20, 2012 at 2:13 pm

PRESS RELEASE: Thursday, April 19, 2012 RENOWNED CHICANA AUTHOR ANA CASTILLO TO READ FROM HER BANNED BOOKS IN TUCSON ON MAY 4TH Editor: More news coming out of Tucson, Arizona. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ RENOWNED CHICANA AUTHOR ANA CASTILLO TO READ FROM HER BANNED BOOKS IN TUCSON ON MAY 4TH FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 19, 2012 Contact: Brianda [...]

San Francisco Flash Fiction Workshop

Posted by on April 16, 2012 at 6:49 pm

MAY 12 2012 Saturday 2 – 4 p.m. Apply: anacastilloworkshops@gmail.com Limit 10 Cost: $150. Advanced registration required. SUBSCRIBE TO THE ZINE: LA TOLTECA AND GET A 20% DISCOUNT IF ACCEPTED TO THIS WORKSHOP Check out “Bocaditos” by Ana Castillo, flash fiction collectors’ publication, Wings Press; San Antonio, 2010.

May 4th TUCSON READING & FUND RAISER

Posted by on April 10, 2012 at 5:05 pm

THEY CAN TAKE MY BOOKS OUT OF THE SCHOOLS THEY CAN KEEP ME OUT OF THE SCHOOLS AS A U.S. LAW ABIDING CITIZEN THEY CANNOT KEEP ME OUT OF TUCSON. ANA CASTILLO TO READ FREE AND ATTEND A FUND RAISER FOR THE LEGAL DEFENSE AGAINST THE UNCONSTITUTIONAL DISMANTLING OF MEXICAN AMERICAN STUDIES IN THE T.U.S.D. [...]

LAST CALL TAOS & CHIMAYO–20% Disc. THIS WEEK~!

Posted by on April 2, 2012 at 9:22 pm

MY WORKSHOPS TO THE PUBLIC WON’T GO ON INDEFINITELY AND MOST LIKELY NEVER NEXT DOOR TO YOU. IF YOU PLAN ON APPLYING BECAUSE YOU LOVE MY WORK AND YOU LOVE TO WRITE DON’T HESITATE. JUMP IN YOUR RANCFLA, EL GREYHOUND OR CATCH THE JET BLUE…SCRATCH THAT, OTHER CHEAP FLIGHT AND JOIN ME. AFTER NEW MEXICO– [...]