“How the Garcia Girls Lost their Accent”
The book is “How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accent” by Julia Alvarez.
[One page] In what ways does the “wild and beautiful dance” (185) of flamenco shape the changing identities of (choose one of) the Four Girls and Carlos? Give at least two examples for each (two examples for one of the Four Girls and two for Carlos)
[One page] Write a letter from Carlos to one of the daughters OR Laura. What is important for Carlos to share? Identify two key issues that arise from reading the novel.