Conversaciones

Conversaciones

relatos de padres y madres de hijas lesbianas e hijos gay

Book - 2001 | Spanish
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Baker & Taylor
A first compilation of Spanish language coming out stories for Latino men and women features twenty-five original essays by the parents of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered children, accompanied by commentary by their children, that explore issues of sexuality, acceptance, and family life. (Social Science)

Perseus Publishing
2002 Lambda Literary Award Winner

Twenty-three Latino parents speak about their relationships with their lesbian and gay children, with frankness, humor, and love.

A Puerto Rican mother praises and supports her son, a respected police officer. An Argentinian mother attends Gay Pride with two lesbian daughters. An Honduran mother joins her twin daughters at gay youth events; one is a lesbian and the other is bisexual. The mother of a Mexican activist remembers her family's love for her son, who passed away after living with AIDS for ten years...Conversaciones is an extremely important book for all Latin American and Spanish-speaking communities. With stories by twelve sons and daughters and an afterword by Jaime Manrique.

Comprised of 25 original essays by the parents of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered children — accompanied by commentary from their queer sons and daughters — Conversaciones furthers the dialogue among Latinos and Latinas on sexuality, acceptance, and family life.

Comprised of 25 original essays by the parents of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered children ? accompanied by commentary from their queer sons and daughters ? Conversaciones furthers the dialogue among Latinos and Latinas on sexuality, acceptance, and family life.


Red Wheel/Weiser

2002 Lambda Literary Award Winner

Twenty-three Latino parents speak about their relationships with their lesbian and gay children, with frankness, humor, and love.A Puerto Rican mother praises and supports her son, a respected police officer. An Argentinian mother attends Gay Pride with two lesbian daughters. An Honduran mother joins her twin daughters at gay youth events; one is a lesbian and the other is bisexual. The mother of a Mexican activist remembers her family's love for her son, who passed away after living with AIDS for ten years... Conversaciones is an extremely important book for all Latin American and Spanish-speaking communities. With stories by twelve sons and daughters and an afterword by Jaime Manrique.



Baker
& Taylor

Essays by the parents of Latin American gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered individuals, accompanied by commentary by their children, explore issues of sexuality, acceptance, and family life.

Publisher: San Francisco : Cleis Press, [2001]
Edition: 1st edición.
Copyright Date: ©2001
ISBN: 9781573441261
1573441260
Call Number: Spanish 306.766 CON
Characteristics: xxvi, 166 pages ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Romo-Carmona, Mariana 1952-

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