TITLE

Sandra Cisneros

AUTHOR(S)
Lobb, Nancy
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
16 Extraordinary Hispanic Americans, 2nd Edition;2007, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Biography
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
This section from the book "16 Extraordinary Hispanic Americans," second edition, profiles Mexican American author Sandra Cisneros. It provides background of the family of Cisneros. It also offers an overview of the educational attainment of Cisneros. In addition, the section identifies the situations that motivated Cisneros to write poetry and short stories.
ACCESSION #
37334311

 

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