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Rudolfo Anaya

Writer (October 30, 1937 - June 28, 2020)
Nationality: American
Best known for his first novel, Bless Me, Ultima, Rudolfo Anaya's writing stems from his New Mexican background and his fascination with the oral tradition of Chicano stories. He is also the author of children's books, including The Farlitos of Christmas and No More Bullies!
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Girl

  • Short story 1978
Jamaica Kincaid’s short story "Girl" is a dialogue between a mother and her daughter written in the form of a list of instructions and directives. The story is notable for its exploration of female empowerment and patriarchal oppression.

Works by Kincaid, Jamaica

Jerry Bauer. Reproduced by permission.

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