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For high school and college and university students and their teachers. These online and print research projects are optional, but they will supplement and deepen students' engagement with Cisneros' stories. They have been classroom tested with Swarthmore College students. Intended to be used in conjunction with Lesson Plan For Teaching Four Stories From Sandra Cisneros' "Woman Hollering Creek And Other Stories."


American literature, Latino/a studies, American studies, teaching and learning, contemporary literature, short story, U.S. Latino literature, Sandra Cisneros

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This essay covers the following stories: "Eleven," "Barbie-Q," "Little Miracles, Kept Promises," and "Woman Hollering Creek."