The Portuguese in the Americas Series aims to contribute to the growing field of Portuguese-American Studies. The Series documents the variety and complexity of the Portuguese-American experience by publishing works in the social sciences, history and literature.
Distant Music
University of Massachusetts Press
Distant Music
Two Novels: The Gunnysack Castle and The Death of Mae Ramos
Julian Silva

Tagus Press at UMass Dartmouth

2007 . 552 pp. 6 x 9"
Fiction & Literature

$29.95 Paperback, 978-0-9722561-9-3

About the Author

Julian Silva is a fourth-generation Portuguese-American whose Azorean ancestors first settled in the San Francisco Bay Area in 1870s. He was born in 1927 in san Lorenzo, which has served, with considerable license, as the model for the fictitious San Oriel.

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