Magical Realism in Contemporary Chicano Fiction
Ron Arias, The Road to Tamazunchale (1975). Orlando Romero, Nambé-Year One (1976). Miguel Méndez M., The Dream of Santa María de las Piedras (1989)
This book is an analysis of three typical magic-realist novels in contemporary Chicano fiction. The analysis shows that the magico-realist world-view is a fundamental aspect in the Chicano search for identity.