Translated Woman Crossing the Border with Esperanza's Story

ISBN-10: 0807046477

ISBN-13: 9780807046470

Edition: 2nd 2003 (Anniversary)

Authors: Ruth Behar

List price: $25.00 Buy it from $1.89
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy


Translated Woman tells the story of an unforgettable encounter between Ruth Behar, a Cuban-American feminist anthropologist, and Esperanza Hernandez, a Mexican street peddler. The tale of Esperanza's extraordinary life yields unexpected and profound reflections on the mutual desires that bind together anthropologists and their "subjects."
New Starting from $33.90
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Sociology Online content $4.95 $1.99
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $25.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication date: 5/15/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 400
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.188
Language: English

Preface to the Tenth Anniversary Edition
Preface to the First Edition
Introduction: The Talking Serpent
Coraje / Rage
The Mother in the Daughter
The Cross of the White Wedding Dress
The Rage of a Woman
The Daughter in the Mother
Con el perdon suyo, comadre, no vaya a ser que el diablo tenga cuernos: "With Your Pardon, Comadre, Doesn't the Devil Have Horns?"
Mi hija, amarrate las faldas: "My Daughter, Tie Up Your Skirts"
Esperanza / Redemption
The Pig in the Stream
The Stolen Eggs
Angelitos--Little Angels
Una vieja orgullosa--A Proud Woman
Viva General Francisco Villa!
Literary Wetback
Literary Wetback
Gringa Sings the Blues
Ya sabe que estamos vendidos a sus personas: "Now You Know That We've Been Sold to You"
Reflejos / Reflections
Translated Woman
In the Labyrinth of the General and His History
The Biography in the Shadow
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.