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Before We Were Free

When Before We Were Free opens, eleven-year-old Anita and her family live in the Dominican Republic, where she attends an American school. She’s excited about her next birthday and growing up but...

Latest answer posted August 14, 2019 1:05 pm UTC

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Before We Were Free

The book's primary narrative perspective belongs to a twelve-year-old girl, Anita de la Torre, who lives with her well-to-do family in their secure compound. When we meet Anita, her comfortable...

Latest answer posted July 31, 2020 9:11 pm UTC

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Before We Were Free

In a nutshell, diversity literature is about helping the reader to understand the world that we live in. It refers to cultural diversity and the experiences of other cultures, as well as the...

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Before We Were Free

The first-person narrator of Before We Were Free by Julia Alvarez, is a twelve-year-old girl named Anita de la Torre, a witness to the Dominican Republic Revolution in the early 1960s. On a hot,...

Latest answer posted September 30, 2019 10:42 pm UTC

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