Rebozo Resources

REFORMA de Fresno

lovingly woven

an embroidered abrazo

dream-winged rebozo


Margarita Engle

Young People's Poet Laureate, 2017-2019

Articles

Bartles, Jason A. “Rebozos.” Encyclopedia of Latino Culture: From Calaveras to Quinceaneras, vol. 1, edited by Charles M. Tatum, Greenwood, 2013, pp. 388-391.

"Rebozo." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 11 Aug. 2017.

Ruiz Avila, Dalia. “Símbolo Mexicano: El Rebozo.” Pacarina del Sur, vol. 4, no. 15, 2013.

Books

Preschool

Tafolla, Carmen. What Can You Do With a Rebozo?/¿Qué Puedes Hacer con un Rebozo? Tricycle Press, 2009. (bilingual: Spanish/English)


Young Adult

Cisneros, Sandra. Caramelo. Knopf, 2003. (available in Spanish or English)


Adult

Castello Iturbide, Teresa. El Rebozo. Artes de México y del Mundo S.A., 2008. (Spanish)


Takahashi, Masako. Mexican Textiles: Spirit and Style. Chronicle Books, 2003. (English)

Poetry & Short Stories

Dra. Clara Guadalupe García. “Piropos al Rebozo.” El Río de la Historia, http://elriodelahistoria.blogspot.com/2008/10/piropos-al-rebozo.html. (Spanish)


  • The poem “Piropos al Rebozo” was published in Gregorio de Gante’s Estampas de Mi Tierra in 1938.


Herrera, Juan Felipe. “Red Rebozos for Rigoberto Menchu.” Mayan Drifter: Chicano Poet in the Lowlands of America. Temple University Press, 1997, pp. 73-77. (English)


Tafolla, Carmen. “Mujeres del Rebozo Rojo." Sonnets and Salsa. Wings Press, 2001. (English)


Tafolla, Carmen. Rebozos. Wings Press, 2012. (bilingual: Spanish/English)

Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SWk8pNbXuqo&feature=youtu.be

“Lola Beltran-Rebozo.” YouTube, uploaded by MissVerdugo, 11 June 2009, https://youtu.be/SWk8pNbXuqo (Spanish)


The song “Rebozo de Santa Maria” is also more commonly referred to as “Aires del Mayab.”

https://youtu.be/4j9UCbAAARY
“Rebozos de Santa Maria.” YouTube, uploaded by El Gusano de Seda Rebozos, 28 March 2015, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4j9UCbAAARY (Spanish)

There are many ways to wear a rebozo.