Spanish language--Dialects--United States.; Bilingualism--United States.; Languages in contact--United States.; Code switching (Linguistics)--United States.; Court interpreting and translating--United States.
"Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts in Spanish."; Thesis advisor: Paloma Lapuerta.; M.A.,Central Connecticut State University,,2014.; Includes bibliographical references (leaves 143-147).
American literature -- Mexican American authors -- History and criticism; Mexican Americans -- Ethnic identity -- In literature
The purpose of this thesis is to explore the complexities surrounding the acceptance of personal and cultural identity for protagonists in Chicano/a literature. By way of close reading analysis and methodological comparison, I delve into three...