The Harvest Discussion Questions

Tomás Rivera
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Research the lives and working conditions of Chicano migrant workers today. Are they better or worse now than in the 1960s and 1970s? Describe the differences.

Investigate the lives and working conditions of migrant workers from other ethnic groups, such as African Americans, Puerto Ricans, and Native Americans. In which parts of the country are each group found most frequently? How do their lives differ from those of Chicanos?

Think back over your own life and write a brief essay describing an incident that might form the basis of an initiation story. What did you learn from the incident that you did not know before?

What permanent effects has it had on you? Are the effects positive or negative?

Describe an incident in your own life that caused you to feel a new appreciation for nature or a new understanding of it...

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