Verbal Arts


Street Sounds: The Culture of Catcalls

by Kimi Eisele Hey sexy     Damn girl     Ay, mamacita        Hey baby      Aaaaay     Guapa Hola chula     Mami     Mmm-hmmm     Why don’t you smile?     Pretty thing Chances are, if you’ve ever walked down a public … Read more

Denise Chávez

Written Words, As Instruments

Denise Chávez is a writer, activist, and one of the pioneers of the Chicana/o art and literary movement. Her first book, Last of the Menu Girls (1986), has … Read more