The Magic of Mariachi / La Magia del Mariachi by Steven P. Schneider
(Spanish Edition)

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The Magic of Mariachi / La Magia del Mariachi is a fascinating book that combines two disciplines – art and poetry – creating a treasure of lyrical poetry and strikingly beautiful paintings of mariachi musicians. The twenty four poems, written in English and skillfully translated into Spanish, were created in response to each of the twenty-four works of art in the book.
 

About Steven P. Schneider

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Reefka Schneider is one of the foremost artists of “la frontera,” the binational region of the Rio Grande Valley. She is co-creator of the highly acclaimed traveling exhibit Borderlines: Drawing Border Lives / Fronteras: dibujando las vidas fronterizas, published as a book by Wings Press in 2010. Steven P. Schneider is professor of Creative Writing and Literature and Cultural Studies at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. He is co-creator with his artist wife Reefka of the traveling exhibit and book Borderlines.
 
Published March 1, 2016 by Wings Press. 64 pages
Genres: Arts & Photography, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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Gr 9 Up—Twenty-four bilingual poems, observations, and essays are featured opposite soft-hued portraits of mariachi musicians. The large trim size invites an appreciative perusal of the myriad faces of musical passion. Youthful twin trumpeters and a more mature gentleman with his green guitar are...

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