Hopes of a Young Girl in "The House on Mango Street" Book Review by Top Papers

Hopes of a Young Girl in "The House on Mango Street"
The novel "The House on Mango Street" by Sandra Cisneros is set in a multicultural context and depicts the point of view of one young woman in a community that is close to the earth in many ways, living sensuous lives that link them to nature and to ...
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Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Literature (American)


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The novel "The House on Mango Street" by Sandra Cisneros is set in a multicultural context and depicts the point of view of one young woman in a community that is close to the earth in many ways, living sensuous lives that link them to nature and to the aspirations of a people. The young girl in this story represents the aspirations of her people as she realizes how little they have now and how much she wants to be like other people.

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The novel The "House on Mango Street" by Sandra Cisneros is set in a multicultural context and depicts the point of view of one young woman in a community that is close to the earth in many ways, living sensuous lives that link them to nature and to the aspirations of a people. The young girl in this story represents the aspirations of her people as she realizes how little they have now and how much she wants to be like other people. In the opening lines, Cisneros shows the kind of life the family has been leading, moving from place to place. For the girl, the hope is always that a move will lead to improvement, to a better place to live and so to a

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