How The Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents

1,497 views

Published on

Published in: Travel
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
1,497
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
18
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
16
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

How The Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents

  1. 1. How the Garcia girls lost their accents by Julia Alvarez a presentation by: Koen Coonen Sara Deckers Bart De Ridder Stephanie Goovaerts Gil Plaquet 1
  2. 2. Subjects • Résumé + Julia Alvarez • e Dominican Republic • e Trujillo era • Immigration in the USA • Latino culture 2
  3. 3. Résumé + Julia Alvarez • Retrograde storyline • Garcia and De La Torre families • Trujillo • Going to the United States • “Losing the accents” • Darker side of American society •e author • Dominican Republic • Immigration • PEN 3
  4. 4. e Dominican Republic Geography 4

×