While I was Gone a War Began

Posted by on September 12, 2011 at 3:03 pm

While I was gone a war began. Every day I asked friends in Rome to translate the news. It seems I saw this story in a Hollywood movie… …Remembering Revelation I wanted to laugh, the way a nonbeliever remembers Sunday School and laughs, which is to say after flood and rains, drought and despair, abrupt [...]

La Tolteca E-Zine call for submissions!

Posted by on August 29, 2011 at 7:16 pm

La Tolteca E-zine A zine which features the writing and artistic production of the Ana Castillo workshopistas Announcing Call for Submission to forthcoming issue. Deadline: September 16th, 2011 5 p.m. CST. Submit all works for consideration to: THEME this fall is: Childhood. We accept for consideration writing in any genre up to 1300 words. [...]

2011 Writer Residence

Posted by on July 17, 2011 at 2:00 pm

Congratulations to Loana Valencia and Anita Hernandez, both from Southern Cal. who were writers in residence this summer at El Cielito con Nopales. Loana Valencia is part of a women writers group in L.A. that started as an off-shoot of my memoir writing workshops. She will be one of the new editors of the e-zine [...]

Ana Castillo paintings in group show Los Angeles

Posted by on July 1, 2011 at 4:41 pm

Ana Castillo Paintings in Group Show in L.A.

Lunar Eclipse of June 15, 2011

Posted by on June 12, 2011 at 1:19 am

Lunar Eclipse of June 15, 2011 Posted by News Technology Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 Lunar Eclipse June and July will be big months for sky watchers, with two partial solar eclipses and one total lunar eclipse. Unfortunately, none of these will be visible from North America. But hey — there are always photos. In the [...]

Combating Sexual Assault and Violence Against Migrant Women Farmworkers

Posted by on March 23, 2011 at 11:40 pm

CHICAGO April 8th Noon – 3 p.m.

Ana reads “Chicken”

Posted by on March 6, 2011 at 9:58 pm

San Antonio, September 26, 2009

Writing Herstory

Posted by on February 28, 2011 at 8:40 pm

THIS THURSDAY, March 3rd University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana KEYNOTE:  Siebel Center Room, 6 p.m., reading and booksigning

Ana Castillo

Posted by on February 21, 2011 at 3:03 am

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Posted by on February 14, 2011 at 4:34 am

Welcome to Ethnic Studies in Arizona Schools! Hi Ana, Thank you for joining the cause Ethnic Studies in Arizona Schools! We oppose pending legislation in the Arizona State Senate to ban ethnic studies in public schools. We hope you will join us in this opposition and affirm the value of ethnic studies. We are very [...]