Dynamics beetween 'old' and 'new' ethnicities and multiple identities in Sandra Cisneros' Caramelo
Keywords:Sandra Cisneros / literary studies
The paper takes Candra Cisneros' epic semi-biographical novel Caramelo asa literary insight into dynamics between generations within a single ethnic (Chicano) community, and compares it against classics of the genre in its shifting definition of one's ethnic identity; here the postmodern approach of entwining fiction and fact and awarding them equallegitimacy mirrors the possibility of embracing multiple identities, as exemplified by the novel's protagonist.
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