Question: English & Literature

Why does Chapter 2 include a list of people in the neighborhood?
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Listing the people in the neighborhood are a way of introducing the setting that Esperanza finds herself in. People are also a way of defining who 'you' are. In Esperanza's case she also sees who and what she does NOT want to become.

MHood2 | 549 days ago