Essay Topic 1
Describe and discuss the narrative style employed in The Book of Unknown Americans. How does the narrative style differ from chapter to chapter? What are the benefits of this style of narration? What limitations might it have?
Essay Topic 2
Analyze and discuss the character of Maribel Rivera. Where is Maribel from? How old is she? What caused the injury that caused Maribel to have brain damage? What are the extents of Maribel's struggles to overcome her injury?
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast the Rivera family with the Toro family. In what ways are the men of these families similar? What connections are there between the women? Which family seems happier? Why?
Essay Topic 4
Analyze and discuss the character of Mayor Toro in The Book of Unknown Americans. How old is Mayor? What are his likes and dislikes? Where is his family from? What attracts Mayor to...
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