Heart of Aztlan: A Novel
Editorial Justa Publications., Incorporated, Jan 1, 1976 - Social Science - 209 pages
The Albuquerque barrio portrayed in this vivid novel of postwar New Mexico is a place where urban and rural, political and religious realities coexist, collide, and combine. The magic realism for which Anaya is well known combines with an emphatic portrayal of the plight of workers dispossessed of their heritage and struggling to survive in an alien culture.
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Review: Heart of AztlanUser Review - Elaine Magalis - Goodreads
This is a deeply moving book about the Mexican people in Albuquerque. It represents a very different view of immigration from the current one, whether on the left or the right. The story takes place ... Read full review
Review: Heart of AztlanUser Review - Goodreads
One can almost remember a world where men lived in peace and the land was prosperous; if ever such a place existed. Anaya stirs a spiritual desire in us to free ourselves from corrupt and contrived infrastructures and live with the earth.