Norma Elia Cantu is a professor of Latina/Latino studies and English at the University of Missouri, Kansas City, USA.
"[Norma Elia Cant ] has captured both a single life and a
particular culture."--Story Circle Book Reviews
"Original, authentic, engaging, exceptionally well written
and thoroughly entertaining."--Midwest Book Review
"Intimate as a poem, and as large as the Texas sky, these stories are at once diminutive and grand."--Sandra Cisneros, author of The House on Mango Street
"A personalized ethnography that feels as familiar as my own family album, and as touching."--Ana Castillo, author of So Far from God: A Novel