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An A to Z of modern Latin American literature in English translation (Jason Wilson. London : Institute of Latin American Studies, 1989.)
SML / Z1609 T7 W5 1989 (LC)

The Afro-Spanish American Author: An annotated Bibliography of Criticism (Richard L. Jackson. New York: Garland, 1980. 129 p.)

SML / Z1609 L7 J32 (LC)
Well-annotated bibliography of 562 items into general bibliographies, general studies, anthologies, and authors.

Am�rica Latina : palavra, literatura e cultura (Ana Pizarro. S�o Paulo, SP, Brasil : Memorial; Campinas, SP, Brasil : Editora da UNICAMP, 1993-1995. 3 v.)
SML / PQ7081 A1 A46X 1993

Argentine literature : a research guide (David William Foster. New York: Garland, 1982. 2nd ed., rev. and expanded. 778 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1621 F66 1982 (LC)

Bibliograf�a de la literatura costarricense (Thomas L. Welch, Ren� L. Guti�rrez . Washington, D.C. : Biblioteca Col�n, Organizaci�n de los Estados Americanos, 1993. 213 p.)
SML / Z1457 L57 +W45 1993 (LC)

Bibliograf�a de la literatura ecuatoriana (Thomas L. Welch, Ren� L. Guti�rrez . Washington, D.C. : Columbus Memorial Library Organization of American States, 1989. 291 p.)
SML / Z1771 +W45X 1989 (LC)

A Bibliographical Guide to Spanish American Literature: Twentieth-Century Sources (Walter Rela, comp. New York: Greenwood, 1988. 381 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1609 L7 R438 1988 (LC)
Contains: bibliographies, histories, and criticism. General sources arranged by country and genre.

Bibliographie Linguistique (Vol.1-, 1939/47-. Utrecht: Sprectrum, 1949-. Annual)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z7001 B53(LC)
This is the fullest current bibliography of the Spanish language regardless of where it is spoken.

Bibliography of the English-Speaking Caribbean (Parkersburg: IA, 1979-1984. 6 vols.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1595 +B53(LC)
Twice annual bibliography covering books and articles (but not book reviews) from the entire Commonwealth Caribbean. Ceased publication in 1984.

Bibliography of Women Writers from the Caribbean, 1831-1986 (Brenda F. Berrian. Washington, D.C.: Three Continents Press, 1988. 360 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1595 B46 1988 (LC)
An updated bibliography of West Indian women authors.

Biblioteca boliviana (Gabriel Ren�-Moreno. La Paz, Bolivia : Fundaci�n Humberto V�zquez-Machicado,1991-1996. 2 v.)
SML / Z1641 M67X 1991 (LC)

Biblioteca hispanoamericana, 1493-1810 (Jos� Toribio Medina. Santiago de Chile, Fondo Histórico y Bibliogr�fico. 7 vols.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1601 +M43 1898A (LC)

Biographical Dictionary of Hispanic Literature in the United States: the literature of Puerto Ricans, Cuban Americans, and other Hispanic Writers (Nicol�s Kanellos. New York: Greenwood, 1989. 357 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ7420.2 K3 1989
Biobibliographical dictionary of 50 contemporary writers. Each entry includes biographical information and a brief bibliography of the author's works and literary criticism.

Brazilian literature (Claude Hulet. Washington, D.C.: Georgetown University Press, 1974-75. 3 vols.)
SML / PQ9635 H8
A historical survey of Brazilian literature, concentrating on major authors.

Brazilian Literature: a research bibliography (David William Foster. New York: Garland, 1990. 426 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1681 F73X 1990 (LC)
An unannotated bibliography of 3,814 books and articles of criticism and bibliography on 150 literary authors.

The Cambridge history of Latin American literature (Roberto Gonz�lez Echevarr�a and Enrique Pupo-Walker, eds. Cambridge ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 1996-. 3 v.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm; CCL / PQ7081 A1 C3555X 1996 (LC)
A valuable reference source on the history and criticism of Latin American literature from the colonial times to the present. Contains excellent bibliographical references.

Caribbean literature : a bibliography (Marian Goslinga. Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 1998. 469 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1595 G69X 1998 (LC)

Caribbean women novelists : an annotated critical bibliography (Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert and Olga Torres-Seda, comp. ; with contributions from the Dutch by Hilda van Neck-Yoder. Westport, Conn. ; London : Greenwood Press, 1993. 427 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1595 C364X 1993 (LC)

Caribbean Writers: A Bio-bibliographical Critical Encyclopedia (Donald E. Herdeck et al. Washington, D.C.: Three Continents Press, 1979. 943 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PN849 C3 C3 (LC)
A biobibliographic dictionary of Caribbean writers of all genres, not solely belles-lettres. A biographical sketch and critical assessment are followed by bibliographies and often accompanied by portraits. An excellent source of reference.

Chilean literature : a working bibliography of secondary sources (David William Foster. Boston : G. K. Hall, c1978. 236 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1711 F67 (LC)

Contemporary Latin American Fiction: an annotated bibliography (Keith H. Brower. Pasadena, CA: Salem Press, 1989. 218 p.)
SML / Z1609 F4 B76x 1989 (LC)
A historical survey of Brazilian literature, concentrating on major authors.

Contemporary women authors of Latin America (Doris Meyer and Margarite Fern�ndez Olmos. Brooklyn, N.Y. : Brooklyn College Press, 1983.)
CCL / PQ7081 A1 C694 1983

Contemporary women writing in other Americas (Georgiana M.M. Colvile. Lewiston : E. Mellen Press, c1996-)
SML / PN843 C67 1996

Cuban literature : a research guide (David William Foster. New York: Garland, 1985. 522 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1521 F694 1985 (LC)

Cultural diversity in Latin American literature (David William Foster. Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, c1994. 178 p.)
SML / PQ7081 F623 1994

A cultural history of Latin America : literature, music, and the visual arts in the 19th and 20th centuries (Leslie Bethell, ed. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998. 538 p.)
SML / F1413 C78X 1998

Diccionario de autores iberoamericanos (Pedro Shimose, ed. Madrid: Instituto de Cooperaci�n Iberoamericana, 1982. 459 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ7081 D554
A biobibliographical dictionary of Latin American authors born between 1890 and 1939.

Diccionario de autores nicarag�enses (Jorge Eduardo Arellano. Managua : Biblioteca Nacional "Rub�n Dar�o," 1994. 2 v.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ7510 +A52X 1994

Diccionario de la literatura chilena (Efra�n Szmulewicz. Santiago, Chile : Ediciones Rumbos, 1997. 934 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ7927 S96 1997

Diccionario de la literatura ecuatoriana (Franklin Barriga L�pez, Leonardo Barriga L�pez. Guayaquil, Ecuador : Casa de la Cultura Ecuatoriana, N�cleo del Guayas, 1980. 5 v.)
SML / PQ8201 B37 1980

Diccionario de literatura espanola e hispanoamericana (Ricardo Gull�n. Madrid : Alianza Editorial, 1993. 2 v.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ6006 D58 1993

Diccionario de literatura hispano-americana: autores (Horacio Jorge Becco. Buenos Aires, Argentina: Huemul, 1984. 313 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1607 B43 1984 (LC)
Brief biographical sketches, each followed by listings of author's works with pertinent bibliographical details.

Diccionario de literatura latinoamericana (Susana Cella. Buenos Aires : El Ateneo, c1998. 317 p.)
SML / PQ7081 C4 1998

Diccionario de literatura uruguaya (Montevideo : Arca, 1998.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ8510 A52 D53

Diccionario enciclop�dico de las letras de Am�rica Latina (Nelson Osorio T.,et al. [Caracas, Venezuela] : Monte Avila Editores, c1995-1998. 3 vols.)
SML / PQ7081 A1 D534X 1995

Diccionario general de la literatura venezolana (Instituto de Investigaciones Literarias "Gonzalo Picl�n Febres". M�rida, Venezuela : Editorial Venezolana : Consejo de Fomento : Consejo de Publicaciones, Universidad de los Andes, 1987. 2 v.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ8534 +D53 1987

Diccionario literario del Per� : nomenclatura por autores (Maurilio Arriola Grande. Lima, Per� : Editorial Brasa, c1996. 2 v.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ8327 A77 1996

Dicion�rio pr�ctico de literatura brasileira (Assis Brasil. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Edicoes de Ouro, 1979. 324 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ9527 B7
A compact biobibliographical dictionary of 261 Brazilian fiction writers, essayists, critics and poets.

Dictionary of Brazilian Literature (New York: Greenwood Press, 1988. 402 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ9506 D53 1988
Two hundred plus entries on writers, genres, schools, and movements, and broader topics such as art and literature.

A Dictionary of Contemporary Brazilian Authors (David William Foster, ed. Tempe: Center for Latin American Studies, Arizona State University, 1982. 152 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ9506 F6 1981
Some 200-plus authors are listed under (usually) the last element of their surname with a brief biographical sketch, critical assessment, and list of principal works.

A Dictionary of Contemporary Latin American Authors (David William Foster, comp. Tempe: Center for Latin American Studies, Arizona State University, 1975. 110 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ7081.3 F68

Dictionary of twentieth-century Cuban literature (Julio A. Mart�nez. New York : Greenwood Press, 1990. 537 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ7378 D53 1990

Enciclop�dia de literatura brasileira (Afranio Coutinho and Jos� Galante de Sousa. Rio de Janeiro: Ministerio da Educac�o, Fundac�o de Assistencia ao Estudante, 1990. 2 vols.)
SML / PQ9506 +E53 1990

Encyclopedia of Latin American literature (Verity Smith, ed. London ; Chicago : Fitzroy Dearborn, c1997. 926 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ7081 A1 +E56X 1997

Guía bibliogr�fica de la literatura hispanoamericana desde el siglo XIX hasta 1970 (Walter Rela. Buenos Aires, Casa Pardo, 1971. 613 p.)
SML / X446 971R

Guide to Reference Works for the Study of the Spanish Language and Literature and Spanish American Literature (Hensley C. Woodbridge. New York: Modern Language Association of America, 1997. 2nd ed. 236 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z2695 A2 W66x 1997 (LC)
Valuable beginning point for the researcher. Annotated bibliography that includes books, articles and essays of a reference nature.

Handbook of Latin American Literature (David William Foster. New York: Garland, 1992. 2nd ed. 799 p.)
SML / PQ7081 A1 H36
First edition: Brief histories of the literature of each country is provided. Each literary historical sketch is followed by a brief bibliography.

Haiti : guide to the periodical literature in English, 1800-1990 (Frantz Pratt, ed. New York : Greenwood Press, c1991. 310 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1531 H35X 1991 (LC)

Hispanic literature criticism (Jelena Krstovic, ed. Detroit : Gale Research, c1994.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ7081 A1 +H566X 1994

Hispanic Writers: a selection of sketches from contemporary authors (Bryan Ryan, ed. Detroit: Gale Research, 1991.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ7081.3 H58 1991
Useful guide that provides biographical and bibliographical information on 400 authors who have contributed to 20th century hispanic literature and culture in the Americas.

Historia de la literatura peruana (C�sar Toro Montalvo. Lima : Editorial San Marcos, 1991-<1994>)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ8311 T673 1991

Hoffman's Index to Poetry: European and Latin American poetry in Anthologies (Herbert H. Hoffman. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow, 1985. 672 p.)

SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PN1022 H62 1985
Indexes poems from these areas found in almost 100 anthologies. There are indexes both by title and first line.

Index to anthologies of Latin American literature in English translation (Juan R. Freudenthal and Patricia M. Freudenthal. eds. Boston : G. K. Hall, c1976. 199 p.)

SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1609 T7 F74 (LC)

Index to translated short fiction by Latin American women in English language anthologies (Kathy S. Leonard. Westport, Conn. ; London : Greenwood Press, c1997. 120 p.)
SML / Z1609 F4 L46X 1997 (LC)

Indices anal�ticos : Biblioteca boliviana, Biblioteca peruana (Gabriel Ren�-Moreno. Sucre, Bolivia : Fundaci�n Humberto V�zquez-Machicado, 1996. 571 p.)
SML / Z1641 M67 I43X 1996 (LC)

Jewish writers of Latin America : a dictionary (Darrell B. Lockhart, ed. New York ; London : Garland Publishing, Inc., c1997. 612 p.)

SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ7081.3 J49X 1997 (LC)

Latin American Literary Authors: an annotated guide to bibliographies (David S. Zubatsky. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow, 1986. 332 p.)

SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1609 L7 Z82 1986 (LC)
An indispensable guide to bibliographies of Latin American authors which "includes citations that appear in periodicals, books, dissertations, and Festschrift volumes."

Latin American Literature in English translation : an annotated bibliography (Bradley A. Shaw. New York : New York University Press, 1976. 144 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1609 T7 S47 (LC)

Latin American Literature in the Twentieth Century: A Guide (Leonard S. Klein, ed. New York: Ungar, 1986. 278 p.)
SML / PQ7081 L39 1986
Contains "13 national and regional surveys...., 92 individual articles on major writers... An appendix with articles on Afro-Cubanism, magical realism, and modernismo."

Latin American prose in English translation; a bibliography (Claude L. Hulet. Washington, D.C., General Secretariat, Organization of American States [1964?] 191 p.)
SML / Z1609 L7 +P35 1 (LC)

Latin American Women Writers in English Translation: a bibliography (Graciela N.V. Corval�n. Los Angeles: Latin American Studies Center, California State University, 1980. 109 p.)
SML / Z1609 L7 C67 1980 (LC)
Data provided on 282 women writers whose works have either been translated into English or for whom there are critical or biographical studies in English.

Latin American Writers (Carlos A. Solé and Maria Isabel Abreu, eds. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1989. 3 vols.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ7081 A1 +L37X 1989
A biobibliographical dictionary, in chronological order, of 176 Latin American authors. Each entry is by a prominent American scholar and consists of a biographical and critical essay, a selected active bibliography, a bibliography of critical studies, and a list of translations into English.

Latin American writers : a bibliography with critical and biographical introductions (Alok Bhalla. New York : Envoy Press, c1987. 174 p.)
SML / PQ7081.3 B4 1987

Lectura cr�tica de la literatura americana (Saul Sosnowski. Caracas, Venezuela : Biblioteca Ayacucho, c1996-<1997>)
SML / PQ7081 A1 L375X 1996

Literatura chicana, 1965-1995 : an anthology in Spanish, English, and Cal� (Manuel de Jes�s Hernandez-Gutierrez and David William Foster. New York : Garland Pub., 1997. 487 p.)
SML / PS508 M4 L58X 1997

Literatura Chicana : creative and critical writings through 1984 (Roberto G. Trujillo and Andres Rodriguez, comp. Oakland, Calif. : Floricanto Press, c1985. 95 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1229 M48 T78 1985 (LC)

Literatura hispanoamericana : una antolog�a (David William Foster, ed. New York : Garland Pub., 1994. 1201 p.)
SML / PQ7083 L59X 1994

Literatura nicarag�ense (Jorge Eduardo Arellano. Managua : Ediciones Distribuidora Cultural, 1997, [i.e. 1999] 257 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ7510 A74 1999

Literaturas de Am�rica Latina (Harold Alvarado Tenorio.Cali, Colombia : Centro Editorial, Universidad del Valle, 1995. 3 v.)
SML / PQ7081 A545 1995

Masterpieces of Latino literature (Frank N. Magill, ed. New York, NY : HarperCollins, c1994. 655 p. )
CCL / PQ7081 A1 M29X 1994

Mexican literature : a bibliography of secondary sources (David William Foster. Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press, c1992. 2nd ed., enl. and updated. 686 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1421 F63X 1992 (LC)

MLA International Bibliography of Books and Articles on the Modern Language and Literature (Vol. 1-, 1956-. New York: Modern Language Association, 1956-. New York: Modern Language Association, 1956-. Annual.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z7006 M63 (LC)
Connect to MLA Bibliography online
The principal index to the journal literature on Latin America, the MLA bibliography became international in scope in 1956.

Mujeres de palabra (Ang�lica Gorodischer. San Juan : Editorial de la Universidad de Puerto Rico, 1994. 179 p.)
SML / PQ7083 M85X 1994

Novelistas iberoamericanos contempor�neos: obras y bibliograf�a cr�tica (Aurora M. Ocampo de G�mez. Cuadernos del Centro de Estudios Literarios, 2,4,6,9-11. M�xico: Universidad Nacional Aut�noma de M�xico, 1971-1981. 11 vols. in 6 parts.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ7100 M47
Provides dates and nationality of important contemporary novelists. Lists their works and critical studies of them.

The Oxford book of Latin American short stories (Roberto Gonz�lez Echevarr�a, ed. New York : Oxford University Press, 1997. 481 p.)
SML; CCL / PQ7087 E5 O9X 1997

El Per� y su literatura : gu�a bibliogr�fica (Miguel Angel Rodr�guez Rea. Lima : Pontificia Universidad Cat�lica del Per�, Fondo Editorial, 1992. 251 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ8311 R62 1992

Peruvian literature : a bibliography of secondary sources (David William Foster. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1981. 324 p.)
SML / Z1861 F67 1981 (LC)

Portuguese Language and Luso-Brazilian Literature: an annotated guide to selected reference works (Bobby J. Chamberlain. New York: Modern Language Association of America, 1989. 95 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z2725 A2 C43 1989 (LC)
An essential basic bibliography, the literature section has 393 items. Some 141 are specific to Brazil.

Puerto Rican literature : a bibliography of secondary sources (David William Foster. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1982. 232 p.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1557 L56 F67 (LC)

A Sourcebook for Hispanic Literature and Language: a selected, annotated guide to Spanish, Spanish American, and United States Hispanic bibliography, literature, linguistics, journals, and other source materials (Donald William Bleznick. 3rd ed. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 1995. 310 p.)

SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z2695 A2 B55 1995 (LC)
Scholarly well-annotated classified bibliography. Contains bibliography of "Major journals in the Hispanic Field."

Spanish-American women writers : a bibliographical research checklist (Lynn Ellen Rice Corina. New York: Garland, 1983. 292 p.)

SML / Z1609 L7 C66 (LC)
Arranged by country. Provides the author's dates and lists her publications.

Spanish American Women Writers: a bio-bibliographical source book (Diane E. Marting, ed. New York: Greenwood Press, 1990. 645 p.)

SML / Z1609 L7 S6X 1990 (LC)
Excellent biobibliographical source for information on 50 prominent writers of Latin America and the Caribbean, from colonial to contemporary times.

The Twentieth-Century Spanish-American literature since 1960 (David William Foster and Daniel Altamiranda, eds. New York : Garland Pub., 1997. 385 p.)

SML / PQ7081 A1 T84X 1997 (LC)

The Twentieth-Century Spanish-American Novel: a bibliographic guide (David William Foster. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow, 1975. 227 p.)

SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1609 F4 F68 (LC)
Provides "a working bibliography on the criticism pertaining to the 56 Spanish American novelists most commonly studied in the U.S."

Voices from the silence : Guatemalan literature of resistance (Marc Zimmerman and Ra�l Rojas, eds. Athens : Ohio University Center for International Studies, 1998. 545 p.)

SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PQ7495 G8313 1998

West Indian Literature: an index to criticism: 1930-1975 (Jeannette Braunsberg Allis. Boston: G.K. Hall, 1981. 353 p.)

SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1502 B5 A38 (LC)
This work has a general introduction followed by an index to over 2,000 reviews of novels, poetry, and short story collections.

Women Authors of Modern Hispanic South America: a biography of literary criticism and interpretation (Sandra Messinger Cypess, David R. Kohut and Rachelle Moore. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1989. 156 p.)

SML / Z1609 L7 C94 1989 (LC)
Lists criticism of the writings of 169 modern women authors from South America. Critical studies are listed under each author and grouped by genre.

Writers of the Caribbean and Central America : a bibliography (M.J. Fenwick. New York : Garland, 1992. 2 v.)
SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / Z1595 F46X 1992 (LC)

Writers of the Spanish colonial period (David William Foster and Daniel Altamiranda, eds. New York : Garland Pub., 1997. 436 p.)

SML / PQ7081 A1 W75X 1997 (LC)

Year's Work in Modern Language Studies (Vol. 1-, 1929/30-. London: Modern Humanities Research Association, 1931-. Annual.)

SML, Starr Main Reference Rm / PB1 Y 32
Especially valuable for its indexing of over 1,200 serials. American Spanish is covered in the section devoted to the Spanish languages.

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