Thursday, April 30, 2009

'How is writing going to change the world?'

Sandra Cisneros says "hate" is putting it mildly regarding her feelings about the Iowa Writers' Workshop. Plus other interesting thoughts on her struggles as a young Chicana writer during the time she was working on The House on Mango Street, the beloved book that has just been released in a 25th-anniversary (wow! it's been 25 years!?) edition.