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Read & download We Came All the Way from Cuba So You Could Dress Like This Stories We Came All the Way from Cuba So You Could Dress Like This Stories Read ✓ 102 Ight people with AIDS addicts people living marginally just surviving As omniscient narrator to her characters' lives Obejas gener. Wasn t exactly what I expected but was glad I stayed with it The title story was along the lines of what I was looking for while the other stories were about lesbiangay life and the ravages of the HIV epidemic She is a good writer and I liked most of the stories even the ones that made me a little uncomfortable Her description of one character s response to her failed relationships was probably my favorite Almost anyone can relate Pip narrator to her characters' lives Obejas gener. Wasn t exactly what I expected but was glad I stayed with it The title story was along the lines of what I was looking for while the other stories were about lesbiangay life and the ravages of the HIV epidemic She is a good writer and I liked most of the stories even the ones that made me a little uncomfortable Her description of one character s response to her failed relationships was probably my favorite Almost anyone can relate

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Read & download We Came All the Way from Cuba So You Could Dress Like This Stories We Came All the Way from Cuba So You Could Dress Like This Stories Read ✓ 102 Achy Obejas writes stories about uprooted people Some like herself are Latino immigrants and lesbians; others are men gay and stra. I only liked a few stories in here The Spouse Forever and We Came All the Way from Cuba So You Could Dress Like This Reason being I felt that the other stories didn t really belong in this collection because it didn t seem to talk about Latinx identity and a lesbian identity together These three stories didThe Spouse spoke about the difficulties a woman experienced with having to marry a guy even though she was a lesbian She s also said to have been trying to run away from her Latinx identity presumably as a Mexican So it makes some sense here She wanted to be with a woman and she was becoming Americanized However her family married and blood related remind her that she s Latinx regardlessForever is about a woman who s lesbian and Puerto Rican like me and she writes a column in a newspaper about the difficulties of being gay and a minority Again goes with the book s purpose Other things occur of course but this makes senseNow We Came All the Way from Cuba So You Could Dress Like This focused on Latinx identity than the rest in my opinion but it still showed her difficulties I can kinda get where her parents and herself were coming from honestly She s Cuban like me and her family had to escape Cuba with her Now I didn t have to escape it My family did But I could see where both sides were coming from Fidel Castro was absolutely awful despite how Americans tend to glorify him as amazing and wonderful it s like then why the migration to the United States and other places if he was so amazing Despite how his revolution might have seemed like he was known to abuse human rights including those of my own family HOWEVER I could see where the main character of the story was coming from because honestly There was still a lot of racism and less human rights before Fidel Castro came up Granted Castro didn t really take away the problem and only added fuel to the fire But that there needed to be a revolution Hell yes So yeah that s just a long way for me to say that I could understand both sides of the story hereThe rest of the stories didn t belong in this book in my opinion I didn t see the purpose of them These three were the best fit for this book but the rest sorry it didn t really fit25 stars overallFor the stories I liked 35 stars overall A Doctor by Day Tempted Tamed #2 newspaper about the difficulties of being gay and a minority Again goes with the book s purpose Other things occur of course but this makes senseNow We Came All the Way from Cuba So You Could Dress Like This focused on Latinx identity than the rest in my opinion but it still showed her difficulties I can kinda get where her parents and herself were coming from honestly She s Cuban like me and her family had to escape Cuba with her Now I didn t have to escape it My family did But I could see where both sides were coming from Fidel Castro was absolutely awful despite how Americans tend to glorify him as amazing and wonderful it s like then why the migration to the United States and other places if he was so amazing Despite how his revolution might have seemed like he was known to abuse human rights including those of my own family HOWEVER I could see where the main character of the story was coming from because honestly There was still a lot of racism and less human rights before Fidel Castro came up Granted Castro didn t really take away the problem and only added fuel to the fire But that there Pip needed to be a revolution Hell yes So yeah that s just a long way for me to say that I could understand both sides of the story hereThe rest of the stories didn t belong in this book in my opinion I didn t see the purpose of them These three were the best fit for this book but the rest sorry it didn t really fit25 stars overallFor the stories I liked 35 stars overall

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Read & download We Came All the Way from Cuba So You Could Dress Like This Stories We Came All the Way from Cuba So You Could Dress Like This Stories Read ✓ 102 Ously delves into her own memories of exile and alienation to tell stories about women and men who struggle for wholeness and love. I really truly loved it though any one of these stories could be a full novel and I would READ THE HECK out of that too Back to McGuffey's novel and I would READ THE HECK out of that too


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    PDF DOWNLOAD [We Came All the Way from Cuba So You Could Dress Like This Stories] AUTHOR Achy Obejas One of those books that I respect for its craftsmanship and high caliber storytelling but which leaves me with no desire to ever return to it Mostly because it's so depressingThere are seven short stories included in this slim volume and every single one of them is packed with the most morose view of relationships you can imagine Some of this may be due to the fact that it was published in 1994 a year in which AIDS was the leading cause

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    Read & download We Came All the Way from Cuba So You Could Dress Like This Stories Free download à PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ¶ Achy Obejas Achy Obejas ¶ 2 Free read Read this for my Caribbean Women's Writers class at NYU a while back Compelling stories

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