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Sandra Cisneros (born December 20, 1954) is a Hispanic-American writer. She is best known ..... As Cisneros has said: "There's always this balancing act, we've got to define what we think is fine for ourselves instead of what our culture says.".

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"Mericans" is short for "Americans". In this short story, the word is uttered by one of the children at a point where three children are waiting for their "awful ...

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Category: World Literature Sandra Cisneros; Title: Mericans. ... They have used these means to incorporate into everyday life in the United States. Despite this ...

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Love as Power One way of reading Sandra Cisneros' fiction is to examine some ... various characters' express similar feelings: the speakers in "'Mericans" and ...

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focuses on two short stories by Sandra Cisneros, “Mericans” and “Tepeyac,” to ... multiplicity,' Massey means that “[s]pace is the sphere of the possibility of the ...

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Jan 22, 2013 ... Mericans. We're waiting for the .... "Yeah," my brother says, "we're Mericans." We' re Mericans, we're ... Cisneros, Sandra. Mericans. Woman ...

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Jul 25, 2016 ... Writers such as Dwight Okita and Sandra Cisneros were greatly ... cultural heritage and physical appearances do not determine what it means to be American. In response to "Mericans", the first sign of American identity that is ...

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Sep 28, 2012 ... University of Central Florida student Lisbeny Duran reading "Mericans" by Sandra Cisernos in Woman Hollering Creek, one of the banned ...

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Sandra Cisneros, “My Lucy Friend Who Smells Like. Corn,” “Barbie-Q,” “Mericans ” (short stories). Overview Questions. I How do minority writers distinguish their ...