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AIR:  Analysis, Interviews and a Reading

Below are links to an academic analysis of the short story "Chola Salvation"; author interviews; and a live reading of an early draft of the short story "Angry Blood" at the University of Southern California (USC).

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Sept 10, 2017

Academic forum featuring an analysis by Dr. Wanda Alarcón of the music and Caló used in "Chola Salvation" and other Chicana literature. For further analysis, read her full dissertation here.

August 19, 2021

Amber Zabaleta of Words Rising Book Club in Tucson interviews Estella González about Chola Salvation, her inspirations and her upcoming writing projects.

July 19 2021

Boricua Writer Ivelisse Rodriguez interviews Estella Gonzalez about her short story collection Chola Salvation for the 2021 Kweli International Literary Conference.

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July 15, 2021

Estella Gonzalez is joined by fellow Arte Público Press  author Oscar Mancinas in a joint interview on Facebook Live by writer Richard Z. Santos for Houston Public Library.

February 22, 2021

Interview with writer Daniel Olivas about Chola Salvation.

September 16, 2010

A digital recording of Estella Gonzalez reading an early draft of the short story "Angry Blood" in the lecture hall of USC's Doheny Library for the Festival de Flor y Canto de Aztlán.