How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents Questions and Answers
by Julia Alvarez

Start Your Free Trial

Did Sofia have a degree?  If so what was it in?

Expert Answers info

M.P. Ossa, M.A. eNotes educator | Certified Educator

briefcaseCollege Lecturer, ESL/TEFL Instructor

bookM.A. from Chapman University


calendarEducator since 2008

write5,713 answers

starTop subjects are Literature, Social Sciences, and Business

No.

Sofia was way too stubborn to follow any direction in life. She gets the reader's attention much of the time in the story due to her rebellious nature, her jumping around from boyfriend to boyfriend, and her refusal to live through the expectations of her parents. It is her sisters who graduate college, one even goes to graduate school. Sofia simply remained behind her sisters and felt quite content with herself.

check Approved by eNotes Editorial