Hunger of memory: the education of Richard Rodriguez : an autobiography

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D.R. Godine, 1982 - Biography & Autobiography - 195 pages
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A personal account of what it has cost the author, nonmonetarily, to be educated beyond his origins as the son of Mexican immigrants rejects affirmative action and bilingualism as benign errors

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Rodriguez is a sturdy writer and has a good topic. - Goodreads
I fell in love with Rodriguez's writing. - Goodreads
The ending is absolutely heartbreaking. - Goodreads
Interesting story but turgid prose. - Goodreads
... i love his writing. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Mary Sisney - Goodreads

I identified with Richard Rodriguez's description of the "scholarship boy" and started describing myself as a "scholarship girl" after I read his book. But I disagree with almost everything else he ... Read full review

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User Review  - Melissa - Goodreads

This book is near and dear to my heart - I wrote my junior thesis on it! He helped me formulate my opinion on bilingual education - by making me think about why I disagreed with so many of his points. Read full review

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