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by Sandra Cisneros

The House on Mango Street is Sandra Cisneros' first major work. Even though she periodically wrote poems and stories throughout her childhood and adolescence, it was not until she attended the University of Iowa's Writers Workshop in the late 1970s that she realized her experiences as a Latina woman…

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Posted By zulkifl m #391876 at Oct 05, 2014 6:37 PM


Posted By trovonne b #390242 at Sep 29, 2014 10:46 AM

Up to this point in the book, which of the following statements about the author's treatment of the plot is most accurate?

A. The author makes extensive use of fast action and dialog to propel the plot forward.
B. Most of her vignettes involve conflicts Esperanza has with female characters.
C. The author uses dramatic irony to allow the reader to know more than the characters.
D. Most of her vignettes involve Esperanza's interactions with female characters.

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Posted By bri m #385204 at Sep 04, 2014 8:24 PM

What are some social issues in House on Mango Street?

I have, racism, abuse, gender inequality, and poverty.

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Posted By mark l #383101 at Aug 27, 2014 4:12 PM