Hunger of Memory Essay - Essays and Criticism

Richard Rodriguez

Essays and Criticism

The Universality of Rodriguez's Experiences Growing Up

Many critics have long considered Rodriguez’s memoir Hunger of Memory: The Education of Richard Rodriguez a confession and apology...

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Richard Rodriguez and the Art of Abstraction

Perhaps because the testimonial impulse is especially strong in emergent literatures, the flowering of imaginative writing by U. S. Hispanics...

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Richard Rodriguez’ Hunger of Memory as Humanistic Antithesis

(Editor’s Note: Shortly before his untimely death, Tomás Rivera sent me the following essay. Except for minor...

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