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This guide contains materials to support ROML 057: Nature in Latin American Literature: Ecology, Gender, Race, and Other Issues, for Fall 2012.

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Subject searching for books in the Library's catalog is often best done by beginning with a Keyword Search . Start with a Keyword Search and identify one or more relevant books. Then look at the Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) given in the Full Records of those titles. You can follow the subject heading links in the catalog to find similar books, or you can use the terms in the subject headings to revise your search strategies. For more specific results, it may help to combine searches, i.e., "feminism nature literature latin america."

Keyword Search: caribbean literature encyclopedias

Search by LC Subject Heading: Latin American literature--Encyclopedias

 Keyword Search: nature literature

Search by LC Subject Heading: Nature in literature

Keyword Search: feminist latin american literature

Search by LC Subject Heading: Feminism and literature--Latin America

Search for books By a literary author as an Author search; search for books About a literary author as a Subject search.

Author: Bombal, María Luisa

Subject: Bombal, María Luisa

Other Potentially Useful LC Subject Headings:

American literature--Mexican American authors--History and criticism


Stereotypes (Social psychology) in literature

Race in literature

Brazilian literature--20th century--History and criticism



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  • Latin American Newsstand
    Latin American Newsstand provides full-text content in Spanish, Portuguese, and English from 37 newspapers from Puerto Rico and 11 Latin American countries, including Mexico, Argentina, and Brazil.

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