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Ana Castillo 2015 Juror

Posted by on June 3, 2015 at 3:02 pm
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Luminarts Creative Writing Program— No Entry Fee PRIZE: $5,000.00. ENTRY FEE: $0.00. DEADLINE: 06-01-2015 WRITING CONTEST WEBSITE The Luminarts Cultural Foundation offers grants to creative writers as part of its annual Creative Writing Program. The Chicago-based organization recognizes the talents of emerging writers and awards five grants of $5,000 to each writer of poetry or [...]

THE 27TH ANNUAL LAMBDA LITERARY AWARDS MONDAY, JUNE 1, 2015 · NEW YORK CITY

Posted by on May 24, 2015 at 7:19 pm
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THE 27TH ANNUAL LAMBDA LITERARY AWARDS MONDAY, JUNE 1, 2015 · NEW YORK CITY Honoring 
John Waters & Rita Mae Brown With special introductions by Liz Smith & Gloria Steinem Master of Ceremonies Kate Clinton Special Guests Include Ana Castillo – See more at: http://www.lambdaliterary.org/awards/#sthash.63Dv3yCg.dpuf Give It to Me, Ana Castillo, The Feminist Press nominated [...]

Watercolor Women, Opaque Men NEW EDITION Fall, 2016

Posted by on May 12, 2015 at 2:11 pm
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EXCITING news: Winner of the Independent Publishers Book Award in 2006 http://www.independentpublisher.com/article.php?page=946 New, updated edition of novel-in-verse, WATERCOLOR WOMEN, OPAQUE MEN. To be released by Northwestern University Press; Chicago, Fall 2016.

ANNOUNCING NEW BOOK: May, 2016

Posted by on April 11, 2015 at 6:20 pm
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(Former working title: My Mother’s Mexico: New and Collected Essays. “My Mother’s Mexico” included in this new collection.)

La Tolteca ‘Zine

Posted by on March 27, 2015 at 2:13 pm

Año Cinco, Vol. Uno ‘The Healing Issue’ https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=623540511080406&id=356989327735527&comment_id=623544441080013&notif_t=share_comment

La Tolteca ‘Zine: Promoting the Advancement of a World Without Borders and Censorship Through the Arts and Letters

Posted by on December 14, 2013 at 5:20 pm
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Thank you for visiting the Ana Castillo Website and Issuu.com (La Tolteca) and L/T ‘Zine Page on FB. La Tolteca ‘Zine new issue Spring Equinox, 2014 with more fabulous arts and literature by established and emerging artists, writers and scholars. Due to the extent of wonderful submissions we will be featuring a summer issue, in [...]

Pre-Order Available Now in Hard & Soft Cover

Posted by on December 6, 2013 at 7:35 pm
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http://www.amazon.com/Give-It-To-Ana-Castillo/dp/1558618635

Advanced Praise for GIVE IT TO ME

Posted by on November 19, 2013 at 4:26 pm
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“From the moment I read Women are not Roses by Ana Castillo in 1984 I knew she was a writer who would always reach inside her readers and squeeze until we were breathless. Years later Castillo has not let go. In her new novel, Give It To Me, Castillo delivers a story that is both [...]

CONTACTING ANA CASTILLO

Posted by on November 10, 2013 at 7:46 pm

Anyone wishing to contact Ana Castillo may do so through her official online address: ac@anacastillo.com. Speaking engagement invitations should be made through Lyceum Agency. Info. on www.anacastillo.com website. Any inquiries regarding the promotion of her forthcoming novel (GIVE IT TO ME, May 2014) and appearances should be directed to The Feminist Press publicist Elizabeth Koke. [...]

GALLEYS! New Novel Pub Date May 2014

Posted by on November 6, 2013 at 5:16 pm
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“Cheeky, amoral, and a gritty survivor, Palma Piedras is a picaresque heroine for the twenty-first century. With an unflinching satirical flare, Castillo creates a vivid cast of rogues and helpless characters who alarmingly resemble people we know.” –Jamie Manrique, author of CERVANTES STREET “In this gritty and entertaining novel, Ana Castillo paints a captivating portrait [...]