Inscriptions of Race, Class, and Gender in Mariana Romo-Carmona's Living at Night

Vega, Ibis Gómez
April 2009
Confluencia;Spring2009, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p34
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Literary criticism of class, gender, and race in the book "Living at Night" by Mariana Romo-Carmona is presented. Topics explored include feminist criticism, the character of Erica, who is a young lesbian, and illness in literature. The novel deals with poverty, minority elements, and domestic and cultural space. The social impact of the book is considered alongside class difference. The various roles of heroes are also examined.


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