Women’s Lives – , you’re asked to write at least 2 paragraphs about the writing of Malaka Gharib and the writing of Julia Alvarez. Your writing should explain how Gharib and Alvarez portray the lives of women in their texts. This response should examine how the writers both tell their story and make a comment on women’s lives in America. What do these pieces connote about women’s experiences and lives?
-Malaka Gharib’s I Was Their American Dream
-Julia Alvarez The Woman I Kept to Myself