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How does Isabelle Allende helped define her literary period by attempting to reach out to everyone?

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I think that Allende represents much in a postmodern literary period in her attempt to articulate voice to a condition that might be silenced without her presence.  Her background enables her to speak to a political tradition that seeks to silence voice.  This is one way she wishes to bring more people into the narrative, particularly speaking to individuals that are the victims to brutal political regimes.  Another way in which she seeks to increase...

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