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Casi Una Mujer

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Synopsis:

From a three room apartment in Brooklyn occupied by ten family members, Esmeralda Santiago begins a journey that is both a triumphant struggle for identity and independence and a mother's worst nightmare. Challenged by language barriers, cultural stereotypes, and the extremely protective Mami, Santiago continues the rollicking ascent she began in "When I Was Puerto Rican".

About the Author

Esmeralda Santiago lives in Westchester County, New York, with her husband and two children.

Translated into Spanish by Nina Torres-Vidal

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375705267
Other:
Santiago, Esmeralda
Publisher:
Vintage Espanol
Author:
Santiago, Esmeralda
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Women
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Ethnic Cultures
Subject:
Journalists
Subject:
New York
Subject:
Puerto Ricans
Subject:
Puerto Rican women
Subject:
Brooklyn
Subject:
Editors, Journalists, Publishers
Subject:
Ethnic Cultures - General
Subject:
New york (n.y.)
Subject:
Brooklyn (new york, n.y.)
Subject:
memoir;biography;coming of age;puerto rico;non-fiction;dating;family;women;new york city;puerto rican;new york;immigration;fiction
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage Espanol
Series Volume:
105-207
Publication Date:
19990907
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
Spanish
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
7.97x5.17x.65 in. .60 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , From a three room apartment in Brooklyn occupied by ten family members, Esmeralda Santiago begins a journey that is both a triumphant struggle for identity and independence and a mother's worst nightmare. Challenged by language barriers, cultural stereotypes, and the extremely protective Mami, Santiago continues the rollicking ascent she began in "When I Was Puerto Rican".
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