The voices in Empanada’s kitchen will definitely not be shy! Each probadita is told from the bustling space of the kitchen and heavily spiced with hurt and yearning, lust, desire, passion and bliss. Each bite of Empanada will take you on a journey through the heart of Paloma, a young lesbiana learning to maneuver her loving heart through a culture of judgment. This collection of vignettes is divided into three macroscopic sections: Food, Religion and Sex where personal, cultural and gender identity are in constant flux, but finally birth a new geographic space in Latina, Chicana, Mexican and Lesbian literature and lesbianidad.
by Anel I. Flores
TITLE: Empanada: A Lesbiana Story en Probaditas
AUTHOR: Anel I. Flores
PUBLISHER: Kórima Press & Evelyn Street Press
DATE OF PUBLICATION: September 15, 2012
RETAIL PRICE: $15.00
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