Discounted New Release

flesh to bone
by ire’ne lara silva

The stories of flesh to bone “stand on their own as testaments to a profound loneliness of historic persecution, abandonment, and intimate loss. As such, they aren’t stories, but longings, very old and contemporary in a tricultural wordplay, psalm-like, a Song of Songs of grief.”—Barbara Renaud Gonzales

Discounted New Release

Choctalking on Other Realities by LeAnne Howe

The collected stories/essays in LeAnne Howe’s Choctalking on Other Realities depict, with wry humor, the contradictions and absurdities that transpire in a life lived crossing cultures and borders.

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Borderlands/La Frontera: The New Mestiza. Celebrate this foundational text with each sip from our limited edition Borderlands mug.

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News and Notes

[Deadline Feb. 1] Call for Submissions: IMANIMAN: Gloria Anzaldúa Anthology

January 14, 2016 • Submit your work to IMANIMAN, an exciting forthcoming anthology of poetry and prose in conversation with Gloria Anzaldúa’s work, life, or conceptual ideas! Read more »

January author events & updates

January 13, 2016 • Happy New Year, everyone! Check out the latest news and updates from our authors, including upcoming events and recent writings. Read more »

Aunt Lute’s 2015 Holiday Gift Guide

December 3, 2015 • The holidays are here! Find the perfect gifts for your loved ones and support small & local businesses at the same time with our holiday gift guide for socially conscious Bay Area shopping—it’s a win-win! Read more »

[Deadline Nov. 5] Aunt Lute accepting internship applications for fall

October 22, 2015 • Interns are an integral part of our diverse collective of women. Luters—our affectionate moniker for members of our community—support the Operations, Production, and Marketing departments. We look for interns who have an interest in multicultural women’s literature, have excellent written and oral communication skills, and are flexible, motivated, and able to work independently. We are currently seeking two interns, one in operations and the other in production and marketing. Read more »

Joy Harjo receives Wallace Stevens Award

September 10, 2015 • Poet Joy Harjo was presented with the Wallace Stevens Award, a $100,000 prize given annually to recognize outstanding and proven mastery in the art of poetry. Congratulations, Joy! Read more »

Aunt Lute Books Presents: Our Indigenous Flesh

September 24th, 7 pm Galería de la Raza, San Francisco. Join LeAnne Howe (Choctaw, author of Choctalking on Other Realities) and ire’ne lara silva (Xicana, author of flesh to bone) as they read from their most recent titles and engage in a far-ranging discussion about the role of indigenous literatures: in naming, healing, and remembering personal and communal histories; indigenous queerness; and the mystique of women of color writers. Read more »

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