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8 edition of The man who could fly and other stories found in the catalog.

The man who could fly and other stories

by Rudolfo A. Anaya

  • 29 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southwestern States,
  • Mexico
    • Subjects:
    • Mexican Americans -- Fiction.,
    • Southwestern States -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.,
    • Mexico -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRudolfo Anaya.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesChicana & Chicano visions of the Américas ;, v. 5
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3551.N27 M36 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3427293M
      ISBN 10080613738X
      LC Control Number2005051426

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Book Review: Rudolfo Anaya ' s The Man Who Could Fly and Other Stories By Sergio Troncoso. In the title story of Rudolfo Anaya’s new collection, “The Man Who Could Fly,” Don Volo, the storyteller of the story within a story, proclaims he was there, “at that moment of magic,” when the impossible became possible.

The people of the village laughed. They thought that the man was crazy. They had always thought he was fool; if he wasn’t, he would have sold the horse and lived off the money. But instead, he was a poor woodcutter, an old man still cutting firewood and dragging it out of the forest and selling it.

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The original "People Could Fly," written by Hamilton and illustrated by the Dillons, was published nearly 20 years ago. It was a collection of. Review: 'Fly, Already' By Etgar Keret Etgar Keret at his best can be brilliant, and some of the stories in his new collection are nearly perfect, but over all it's an uneven read, weighed down by.

The People Could Fly is an African-American folktale. This story, in which an old man, tired of the abuse he and the stolen people of Africa are suffering under the violent institution of slavery, reclaims their magic and power and helps his people find salvation.

The stories come from far and wide where enslavement of Africans was practiced from Portugal, to the United States, to the Cape Verde Islands. After each story, Virginia Hamilton, the Newberry Award winning author, provides concise information about its source, history, symbols, storytelling elements and interpretation.

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