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By Juan Flores, Renato Rosaldo

A spouse to Latina/o experiences is a suite of forty unique essays written via top students within the box, devoted to exploring the query of what 'Latino/a' is.

  • Brings jointly in a single quantity a various variety of unique essays by means of validated and rising students within the box of Latina/o stories
  • Offers a well timed connection with the problems, subject matters, and ways to the examine folks Latinos - now the most important minority inhabitants within the usa
  • Explores the intensity of artistic scholarship during this box, together with theories of latinisimo, immigration, political and monetary views, schooling, race/class/gender and sexuality, language, and faith
  • Considers components of broader challenge, together with heritage, id, public representations, cultural expression and racialization (including African and local American heritage).

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Though my mother’s job was labor intensive, we women understood in no uncertain terms that my father’s exhaustion, the weight of the wet cement he carried on the bridge of his back, kept a roof over our head, kept food in our mouths. We were all made to feel indebted to him and treated him thus so. Whereas in the public sector he must have suffered a sense of profound humiliation, in his private household he ruled, and did so with an iron fist. He had steadfast rules, all of which were directed at his females, as my three brothers could come and go as they pleased.

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