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How Latin American Literature Critiqued Western Culture

The initial reading of The Dialectic of Our America by Jose David Saldivar was helpful to understand and acknowledge the dialectic nature of historical narratives. His concerns for the American literary canon steps from a shortcoming of theoretical rigor, inauthenticity, and parochial vision. In “I Have,” he never heard of anyone being grateful for the… Read More How Latin American Literature Critiqued Western Culture

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The Summer I became a Nerd by Leah Rae Miller

Madelyne Summers, one of those blonde cheerleaders that everyone fawns over, is one of the biggest comic geeks (sorry, nerd). No one knows this because she allows her passion to delve into comics during the summer. When the comic book cashier, Logan, finds out her secret and introduces her to other ‘nerdy’ things, will she continue denying eho she really is?… Read More The Summer I became a Nerd by Leah Rae Miller

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To Be Read (as of June 1)

With exams in May, I wasn’t able to read as much as I would like to. This summer, I have a growing list of novels to read. On the rigjt side of the screen, (if on a mobile device or tablet, turn your screen horizontal) you’ll see my Goodreads account with books on my TBR list and their progress! These will update and be replaced with other books!

Below is my list thus far… Read More To Be Read (as of June 1)