TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Vega, Ibis Gómez
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Confluencia;Spring2009, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
40625163

 

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