Road to Tamazunchale, The
No. 3 of the Clásicos Chicanos/Chicano Classics series
This Chicano novel tells the story of Don Fausto, a very old man on the verge of death who lives in the barrio of Los Angeles. Rather than resigning himself to his death, he embarks on a glorious journey in and out of time, space, and consciousness.
"One of the first achieved works of Chicano consciousness and spirit." -Library Journal
". . . A Chicano masterpiece." -Latin American Literary Review
The Clásicos Chicanos/ Chicano Classics series is intended to ensure the long-term accessiblity to deserving works of Chicano literature and culture that have become unavailable over the years or that are in imminent danger of becoming inaccessible. Each of the volumes includes an introduction contextualizing the work within Chicano literature and a bibliography of works by and about the author. The series is designed to be a vehicle that will help in the recuperation of Raza literary history and permit the continued experience and enjoyment of our literature by both present and future generations of readers.