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Imaginary Parents

Imaginary Parents In this uniquely fashioned memoir one sister uses words the other installations to re create a childhood filled with adventure tragedy and the two most glamorous and mysterious people in their you

  • Title: Imaginary Parents
  • Author: Sheila Ortiz Taylor
  • ISBN: 9780826317636
  • Page: 480
  • Format: Paperback
  • In this uniquely fashioned memoir, one sister uses words, the other installations to re create a childhood filled with adventure, tragedy, and the two most glamorous and mysterious people in their young lives their parents The setting is Los Angeles during and after World War Two Hollywood is defining Cigarettes ubiquitous A meal is not a meal without meat or eggs ReIn this uniquely fashioned memoir, one sister uses words, the other installations to re create a childhood filled with adventure, tragedy, and the two most glamorous and mysterious people in their young lives their parents The setting is Los Angeles during and after World War Two Hollywood is defining Cigarettes ubiquitous A meal is not a meal without meat or eggs Red lips, toenails, and fingernails match red cotton blouses festooned with yellow sombreros.Taking on the voices of her mother, father and sister as well as speaking for herself Sheila Ortiz Taylor, the writerly daughter of an Anglo vaudevillian lawyer and a Chicana movie star manque, strings together well crafted vignettes that read like film clips One scene leads to another, fractures into another until a rich family drama and a remarkably clear child perspective emerge through the silences and substance.Sandra, the elder, artistic sister, offers 3 D collages in a simultaneous yet slightly shifted narrative of life under their father s red tiled roof.Mirrors, tortillas, calaveras, Mexico, horses, books, boats and guns are the curios of the Ortiz Taylor family cabinet Readers will set to recollecting their own pocadillas after relishing this funny, touching portrait of a regular yet anything but common American family.

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    1 thought on “Imaginary Parents

    1. This was a very good and interesting read! The language and layout of this book were beautiful, and the story-telling process was well-executed.

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