Waiting in the Wings
Portrait of A Queer MotherhoodBook - 1997
Cherrie Moraga, the celebrated Chicana lesbian writer, has crafted a jewel of a book in Waiting In The Wings: Portrait of a Queer Motherhood. This is the story of "one small human being's struggle for survival", the author's two-and-one-half pound premature baby boy.
Publisher: Ithaca, N.Y. : Firebrand Books, 1997
Call Number: 306.8743 M791w
Characteristics: 128 p. ; 22 cm
From Library Staff
Diary entries and later essays address a wide range of issues associated with being a Chicana lesbian mother giving birth to a premature baby boy whose survival was in question.