Disclaimer: This work has been submitted by a student. This is not an example of the work written by professional academic writers. Here you can order a professional work. Find a price that suits your requirements. Cofer describes what it was like growing up in between two different cultures, histories, traditions and languages. Her family started buying expensive clothes and going out for lunch, as the Puerto Rican community was getting bigger and bigger.
She writes about issues pertaining to her assimilation into daily life. She has the reader experience these tensions through her use of the first person, sensory details of the accounts, and multiple. Maria" by Judith Ortiz. The essay I did not believe it had to be in our syllabus because it really did not have to do much with the student learning outcome was "The Declaration of Independence" by Thomas Jefferson.
Judith Ortiz Cofer is a Puerto rican writer who is well known for her writings. Her writings are mainly about her life experiences and who she is as a person. For example, her stories are based upon the change in her life that she went through by having to shift between two diverse cultures, the oral stories told by her grandmother and also including racism, sexism, and machismo. In the home movie, there were three women the cousin, mother, and the brother's girlfriend sitting on the couch together wearing all red dresses, During the time of the party, each woman is experiencing something different just by.
Most readers at this time can not even comprehend the pain Lily feels because most people do not go through times like this. Nobody will ever get used to abuse. The audience feels sorrow for Lily at this point. She has been dealing with abuse for about 8 years.