10 Essential Authors of Chicano Literature

The best in modern Mexican American literature.

10 Essential Authors of Chicano Literature

Luis J. Rodríguez

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Always Running

By Luis J. Rodríguez

Michael Nava

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The Little Death

By Michael Nava

Rudolfo Anaya

Bless Me Ultima Chicano Literature

Bless Me Ultima

By Rudolfo Anaya

Sandra Cisneros

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The House on Mango Street

By Sandra Cisneros

Gloria Evangelina Anzaldúa

Borderlands/La Frontera Chicano Literature

Borderlands/La Frontera: The New Mestiza

By Gloria Evangelina Anzaldúa

Mario Alberto Zambrano

Loteria Chicano Literature

Lotería

By Mario Alberto Zambrano

Luís Alberto Urrea

The Hummingbird's Daughter Chicano Literature

The Hummingbird's Daughter

By Luís Alberto Urrea

Oscar “Zeta” Acosta

Autobiography of a Brown Buffalo Chicano Literature

Autobiography of a Brown Buffalo

By Oscar “Zeta” Acosta

John Francisco Rechy

The Miraculous Day of Amalia Gomez Chicano Literature

The Miraculous Day of Amalia Gómez

By John Francisco Rechy

Benjamin Alire Saenz

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe Chicano Literature

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

By Benjamin Alire Saenz