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by T.C. Boyle

The Tortilla Curtain was published by Viking Press in 1995 and went on to become T.C. Boyle's most successful novel. It delves into middle class values and their relation to the issues of illegal immigration, xenophobia, poverty, and the American dream. The novel's structure, placing the stories and…

The Tortilla Curtain study guide contains a biography of T.C. Boyle, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.

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Part II Chapter 8

What do the words, “in the east, fall came in on a gust of Canadian” foreshadow? How does this change the

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What are the jobs Candido Rincon performs in Mexico before coming to the United States?

In Tortilla Curtain by T.C. Boyle, what are the jobs Candido Rincon has during his life in Mexico before escaping to the United States?

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