SIgning books At the Waterloo Public Library
The House On Mango Streer
Presented the American Book Award by the Before Columbus Foundation for "The House on Mango Street"
Recieved the Frank Dobie Artists Fellowship.
Came first and second in the Segundo Concurso Nacional del Cuento Chicano, sponsored by the University of Arizona.
Received the Quality Paperback Book Club New Voices Award.
Recieved the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award.
Awarded the PEN Center West Award for best fiction.
She has recieved many more awards as well
Loyola University Chicago,
The University of Iowa~Writers Workshop in the 1970's
"Have You Seen Marie?"
"The House On Mango Street"
"Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories"
"My Wicked, Wicked Ways"