Friends

Peo­ple I admire and live grate­ful to

Fran­cisco ALARCÓN
Tania ÁLVAREZ
Rosita APODACA
Ashly BRYAN
María Josefa CANELLADA
Marta CARBONELL
Elena CATENA
Jim CUMMINS
Sil­via DORTA-DUQUE de REYES
Marta DUJOVNE
Costanza EGGERS
Amaya ELEZCANO
Alga Marina ELIZAGARAY
María FERNÁNDEZ SHAW
Oralia GARZA de CORTEZ
Kuki MILER
Toni DE MIRANDA
Marinieves DÍAZ MÉNDEZ
Ana María [Nita] FREIRE
Paulo FREIRE
GANGAJI
Vio­let HARRIS
Lee Ben­net HOPKINS
Fran­cisco JIMÉNEZ
Stephen KRASHEN
Clara KOHEN
Vale­ria KUHARENKO
Don­aldo MACEDO
Elaine MARIE
Marina MAYORAL
Pablo MEDINA
Nicholasa MOHR
Jairo Aníbal NIÑO
Feli­ci­dad ORQUÍN
Berta PALLARES GARZÓN
Ana María PELEGRÍN
Anne PELLOWSKI
Sil­via PEÑA
María PÉREZ GUZMÁN
Rosa PEYRELLADE
Mary POPLIN
Suni PAZ
Ber­nice RANDALL
Sara RUIZ
Ros­alía SALINAS
Pam SCHILLER
Naomi SHIJAB NYE
Ira SHOR
Sandy STEIN
Tove SKUTNABB-KANGAS
Shelly SPIEGEL-COLEMAN
Jose­fina TINAJERO
Lour­des ROVIRA
Karen WALD
Lawrence YEP
Junko YOKOTA
Jane YOLEN
Víc­tor ZAVALÍA
Alonso ZAMORA VICENTE
Jack ZYPES

EDITORS

I have had the plea­sure to have these won­der­ful edi­tors help trans­form my man­u­scripts into books:

Dámaso ALONSO – Edi­to­r­ial Gre­dos, Spain
Donna BRAY — Hyper­ium
Rose­mary BROSNAM – Harper Collins
Susan BURKE — Atheneum
Ana CERRO — Atheneum
Ron CHASE – Frog Street
Sharon COATNEY – Libraries Unlim­ited
Anne DAVIS – Har­court Children’s Books
Amaya ELEZCANO TOLOSA – Alfaguara, Spain
Nuria ESTEBAN – Edi­to­r­ial Espasa Calpe, Spain
Dana GOLDBERG – Children’s Book Press
Mike and Mar­iukka GROVER – Mul­ti­lin­gual Mat­ters
Jon LANMAN — Atheneum
Sam LAREDO – San­til­lana / Laredo Pub­lish­ing
Arthur LEVINE – Put­nam
Donna DOMBROSKI LOCKI – Har­court School Publ.
Juan José FERNANDEZ GAOS – Fondo Educa­tivo, Inter­amer­i­cano, Méx­ico
Tony LOCKI – Har­court School Pub­lish­ers
Sherry LONG –Hampton-Brown
Aurora MARTÍNEZ – Allyn & Bacon
Emil­iano MARTÍNEZ – San­til­lana, Spain
Sil­via MATUTE – Alfaguara/SantillanaUSA
Isabel MENDOZA – Alfaguara/SantillanaUSA
Octavio y Yolanda NODA – Donars Pro­duc­tions
Jill NORRIS – Frog Street
Feli­ci­dad ORQUÍN – Edi­to­tial Espasa Calpe, Spain
Susan PEARSON – Lothrop
Kristy RAFFENSBERGER – Atheneum
Anto­nio RAMOS – San­til­lana, Spain
Ber­nice RANDALL – Addison-Wesley
Louise ROBERTS — Aladdin
Lucas RODRÍGUEZ PLAZA – Stgo. Rodríguez, Spain
Boris ROMERO – Edi­to­r­ial Arica/Editorial Brasa, Perú
Manuel SANDOVAL – Santillana/Alfaguara
Diane THOMAS-PITTARI – Houghton Mif­flin Har­court
Liz Van­DOREN – Har­court Children’s Books
Lind­say WINGLET — Atheneum
Karen WOJTYLA – Ban­tan Dell

FORMER ADVISEES

I had the priv­i­lege of direct­ing the doc­toral dis­ser­ta­tion of these out­stand­ing indi­vid­u­als who will remain some of my dear­est friends:

Rosie ARENAS
Con­stance BEUTEL
Kris­tine BROWN
María Teresa CAMPA
Pansy CEBALLOS
Rosario DÍAZ GREENBERG
Joyce DUFFALA
Glo­ria FERNÁNDEZ
Mar­i­anne HALPIN
Bev­erly Vaughn HOCK
Cristina IGOA
Luc JENSSENS
Marla LOWENTHAL
Rex­ton LYNN
Sudía Paloma McCALEB
Rosario MORALES
Rose Lee PATRÓN
Jackie REZA
Duarte SILVA
Nancy Jean SMITH
Guadalupe SOLÍS
San­ti­ago WOOD
Cheryl WYNKLE
Ritchell YAU