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Title Rereading the Spanish American essay : translations of 19th & 20th century women's essays / edited by Doris Meyer.
Imprint Austin : University of Texas Press, 1995.
Edition First edition.

Series The Texas Pan American series.
Texas Pan American series.
Subject Spanish American essays -- Women authors -- Translations into English.
Spanish American essays -- 19th century -- Translations into English.
Spanish American essays -- 20th century -- Translations into English.
Alt Name Meyer, Doris.
Description xii, 324 pages ; 24 cm.
Edition First edition.
Note Second vol. of a project, of which the 1st vol. has title: Reinterpreting the Spanish American essay.
ISBN 0292751796 (alk. paper)
0292751826 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 32015586
Table of Contents
 Flora Tristan1
  On Divorce5
 The Countess of Merlin9
  The Women of Havana13
 Gertrudis Gomez de Avellaneda23
 Eduarda Mansilla de Garcia41
  Life on the Pampas45
 Juana Manuela Gorriti51
  Juana Azurduy de Padilla53
  Emma Verdier56
 Soledad Acosta de Samper67
  The Mission of the Woman Writer in Spanish America71
 Clorinda Matto de Turner77
  Francisca Zubiaga de Gamarra81
  The Woman Worker and the Woman90
 Alfonsina Storni99
  An Old Story101
  Letter to the Eternal Father106
  Against Charity110
  The Immigrant Girl112
  Women and Love115
 Victoria Ocampo119
  Woman and Her Expression126
 Amanda Labarca Hubertson135
  About Courage139
  Personal Pages142
 Magda Portal149
  Platforms for Living151
  Toward the New Woman155
 Teresa de la Parra159
  The Influence of Women in the Formation of the American Soul161
 Gabriela Mistral181
  Victoria Ocampo185
  Similarities and Differences between the Americas192
 Nellie Campobello197
  My Books199
 Yolanda Oreamuno215
  Tropical Myths and the Costa Rican Environment217
  Protest against Folklore223
 Rosario Castellanos227
  Mexican Customs229
 Carmen Naranjo233
  Cultural Crisis in Costa Rica235
 Margo Glantz245
  Two Hundred Blue Whales247
  My Writing Is...251
 Rosario Ferre255
  Woman's Authenticity in Art257
 Julieta Kirkwood263
  Feminists and Political Women265
 Cristina Peri Rossi277
  New Year's Eve at Daniel's281
  The Fantasy of the Passive Object: Inflatable Dolls287
 Elena Poniatowska293
  The Last Turkey295
 List of Contributors317
 Contents of Volume One, Reinterpreting the Spanish American Essay: Women Writers of the 19th and 20th Centuries323