The Flavor of Our Hispanic Faith

The Flavor of Our Hispanic Faith

by Karen Valentin, Aymat Edwin

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Overview

Karen Valentin grew up like many Hispanic American Christians-attempting to balance their unique cultural, social, and spiritual identities as Americans, as Latinos, and as Christians.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780817015909
Publisher: Judson Press
Publication date: 10/15/2009
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 395 KB

Table of Contents


Foreword Manuel Ortiz xi Acknowledgments xiv Introduction xv Shrine of Rice and Beans 1 Nuyorican Spanish 4 Treasures in the Sand 6 Engraved 9 As Long as You Have a Man 12 Oh, What Big Hips You Have! 14 Island of Coffee and Milk 17 Factory 20 The Spanish Market 23 Two Cooks 25 What's in a Name? 27 Covered 29 A Different Rhythm 31 Stuffed with Love 34 Papi's Hands 36 Latin Temper 38 Raising Kings 40 Losing My Mind 43 In My Old San Juan 47 Spanish Coritos 49 Journey to Jeans 51 All of His Children 54 Martha, Martha 56 Father Figure 60 At the Age of Ten 63 Renaissance 65 Pressing toward the Goal 68 Fear of Frying 71 Plump and Healthy 75 Violet Kisses 77 Controlled 79 True Worth 82 Be Still 84 Plastic Couches 86 Salsa Blues 89 Kneeling on Rice 93 Truest High 96 Alive 99 Mami and Papi: A Love Story 102 A Life Worth Living 104 Remedies 107 Peel 110 A Distant Life 113 Youth Retreat 116 Moving In 120 Making Coffee 123 No English 126 Lethal Legalism 129 The American Dream Home 132 Armpit Delivery 134 Accents 136 Not Just Butter Pecan 138 Patriotic 141 Brooklyn Summers 145 Mami 148 Desires of Your Heart 151 Glossary 155

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