American Chica Questions and Answers

American Chica

Chapter 7 in American Chica is entitled “Earth,” and it centers around the changes in the author's family and the upheaval they cause. The chapter opens with a legend about a stone from Machu...

Latest answer posted January 28, 2022, 4:56 pm (UTC)

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American Chica

In Marie Arana's American Chica, masculinity is defined in terms of honor and authority, and a male child is raised to be a future head of the household. Let's explore this more closely. We can...

Latest answer posted March 31, 2022, 2:40 pm (UTC)

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American Chica

In chapter 8 of the book American Chica by Marie Arana, the author recounts the circumstances that result in her first visit to America. Marie's maternal grandmother is on her deathbed, and the...

Latest answer posted May 24, 2019, 6:24 am (UTC)

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American Chica

American Chica: Two Worlds, One Childhood is a 2001 memoir written by Peruvian-American author and journalist Marie Arana. In it, Arana writes of her childhood and the time she spent on a sugar...

Latest answer posted June 11, 2019, 2:59 pm (UTC)

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