Talking with Mother Earth / Hablando con Madre Tierra

Talking with Mother Earth Hablando con Madre Tierra Tetl s skin is brown his eyes are black and his hair is long He s different from the other children whose taunts wound him deeply leaving him confused and afraid But Tetl s grandmother knows the a

  • Title: Talking with Mother Earth / Hablando con Madre Tierra
  • Author: Jorge Argueta Lucía Ángela Pérez
  • ISBN: 9780888996268
  • Page: 133
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Tetl s skin is brown, his eyes are black, and his hair is long He s different from the other children, whose taunts wound him deeply, leaving him confused and afraid But Tetl s grandmother knows the ancient teachings of their Aztec ancestors, and how they viewed the earth as alive with sacred meaning With her help, he learns to listen to the mountains, wind, corn, and sTetl s skin is brown, his eyes are black, and his hair is long He s different from the other children, whose taunts wound him deeply, leaving him confused and afraid But Tetl s grandmother knows the ancient teachings of their Aztec ancestors, and how they viewed the earth as alive with sacred meaning With her help, he learns to listen to the mountains, wind, corn, and stones Tetl s journey from self doubt to proud acceptance of his Nahuatl heritage is told in a series of powerful poems, beautifully expressed in both English and Spanish Vivid illustrations celebrate nature s redemptive powers, offering a perfect complement to the poignant story.

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    1. Talking with Mother Earth/Hablando con madre tierra: Poems/Poemas by Jorge Argueta is a bilingual poetry book about a boy who learns self-acceptance through his growing connection with Mother Earth.The protagonist exhibits pride in his identity, though he is discriminated because of it. He says, “I am descended from the Aztecs and like them I wear feathers of beautiful birds to protect me from the bad words and the looks that come my way from some people because I am Indian.” He asserts that [...]


    2. This book is a series of vibrant pictures with simple poems to match. The poems are written first in Spanish and then in English. Although I said the poems are simple, they truly have depth and feeling to all of them. All of the individual poems fit together to create the story.This book is written in first person narrative and the poems depict the author growing up and his having been bullied due to the fact he was Pipil Nahua Indian. It is so much more than that though.The author describes his [...]


    3. This is a book of poems translated in both English and Spanish by a Salvadoran poet is about a young native boy’s connection to Mother Earth. The boy, Tetl speaks a language called Nahuatl. Tetl’s grandmother teaches him about his spiritual ancestors and how to heal the wounds of racism.


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