The Resource A house of my own : stories from my life, Sandra Cisneros, (sound recording)

A house of my own : stories from my life, Sandra Cisneros, (sound recording)

Label
A house of my own : stories from my life
Title
A house of my own
Title remainder
stories from my life
Statement of responsibility
Sandra Cisneros
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the beloved author of The House on Mango Street: a richly illustrated compilation of true stories and nonfiction pieces that, taken together, form a jigsaw autobiography: an intimate album of a literary legend's life and career. From the Chicago neighborhoods where she grew up and set her groundbreaking The House on Mango Street to her abode in Mexico, in a region where 'm ancestors lived for centuries,' the places Sandra Cisneros has lived have provided inspiration for her now-classic works of fiction and poetry. But a house of her own, where she could truly take root, has eluded her. With this collection-- spanning nearly three decades, and including never-before-published work-- Cisneros has come home at last. Ranging from the private (her parents' loving and tempestuous marriage) to the political (a rallying cry for one woman's liberty in Sarajevo) to the literary (a tribute to Marguerite Duras), and written with her trademark sensitivity and honesty, these poignant, unforgettable pieces give us not only her most transformative memories but also a revelation of her artistic and intellectual influences. Here is an exuberant, deeply moving celebration of a life in writing lived to the fullest-- an important milestone in a storied career"--
Member of
Title
A house of my own
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10454446
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
autobiography
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by the author
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePartial
True
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A house of my own : stories from my life, Sandra Cisneros, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Compact discs
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  • ALL_BRANCHES
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
910090463
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
10 audio discs (approx. 12 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780399564574
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
s
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
PRHA 5518
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b17928680
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)910090463
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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