Illegal immigration : 6 stories from an American family

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dc.contributor.advisor Bogue, Barbara, 1942- en_US
dc.contributor.author Andrade, Emily Y. en_US
dc.coverage.spatial n-us--- en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-06-03T19:41:29Z
dc.date.available 2011-06-03T19:41:29Z
dc.date.created 2007 en_US
dc.date.issued 2007
dc.identifier LD2489.Z72 2007 .A537 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://cardinalscholar.bsu.edu/handle/handle/188355
dc.description Illegal immigration -- Marco and Margarita -- La muerte de mi padre -- Together again -- Vivi and Ricardo -- The healer. en_US
dc.description.abstract Illegal Immigration: Six Stories from an American Family is a collection of stories derived from and inspired by the author's personal life experiences, dreams, and family history, as a Mexican American woman. The stories also hold distinct archetypal patterns, images, storylines and symbolism due to the author's connection to the collective unconscious through meditation. The stories tell character driven stories of adversity, and the search for home, and identity by linking main characters to their family members in each story. The collection as a whole reveals generational patterns, histories and connections not only present in the matriarchal bloodline of the collection, but from one human to another. The stories beckon the reader into an alternate reality created by these archetypal patterns inherent in all humans, in an attempt to transcend genres and find a place within the psyche where anything is possible.
dc.description.sponsorship Department of English
dc.format.extent iv, 87 leaves : geneal. table ; 28 cm. en_US
dc.source Virtual Press en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Mexican Americans -- Fiction. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Mexican American families -- Fiction. en_US
dc.subject.other Fictional literature. local
dc.subject.other Short stories.
dc.subject.other Domestic fiction.
dc.title Illegal immigration : 6 stories from an American family en_US
dc.description.degree Thesis (M.A.)
dc.identifier.cardcat-url http://liblink.bsu.edu/catkey/1365172 en_US


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