Essays Tagged: "Yolanda"

"How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents" by Julia Avarez and "Something to Declare" by Julia Avarez.

Julia Alvarez develops the character of Yolanda Garcia in some different and similar ways in her two books How the Garcia Girls Lost Their A ... t Their Accents and its sequel Yo . The reasons for the differences in the two characterizations of Yolanda is that there is almost no continuity concerning her character in the two books--meaning tha ... t no continuity concerning her character in the two books--meaning that all the specific details of Yolanda's life given to the reader in the first book are different (not continued nor elaborated upo ...

(10 pages) 117 0 3.3 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

The Garcia Girls Struggle to Become Americans

of this. This book took place inBronx, New York, and consists 15 stories about four sisters, Carla,Yolanda, Sandra,and Sofia; who are immigrants from Domnican Republic. The 15 stories mostlyemphasize ... s fury-"(P.145)""This is America, Papi, America! You are not a savage to the countryanymore!"(P.146)Yolanda, Carlo's second daughter, was profoundly exited to have anopportunity to speak her mind, and ...

(6 pages) 108 0 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Euthanasia - From the cradle to the grave

From the Cradle to the GraveYolanda Blake has cancer and was hospitalized after experiencing severe bleeding. Her sister and fri ... encing severe bleeding. Her sister and friend who held power of attorney insisted the hospital give Yolanda a feeding tube and catheter. They refused. A month thereafter a county judge ruled in the ho ... e and catheter. They refused. A month thereafter a county judge ruled in the hospital's favour that Yolanda should be allowed to die. The very next day Yolanda woke up. When asked if she wanted to liv ...

(5 pages) 42 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

The Necklace (Altered version of Lord of The Rings) Chapter 2

Chapter 2The Escape To YolandaJohn ran for his life. He could hear the man kicking the horse and telling it to go. He w ... n kicking the horse and telling it to go. He was wondering where he could go. He decided to go meet Yolanda. While he was running he came across Sam he told him to run. Sam ran with him wondering what ... in the world." Said Sam in a shock. "So where are we going" asked Sam."We are going to my friend Yolanda he is wise and has a lot of courage," answered John. Sam and John headed their way through t ...

(2 pages) 30 1 3.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

The Necklace (Altered version of Lord of The Rings) Chapter 3

                                       Yolanda kept staring at it and then he recognised it. He muttered out, "Where did you get it.""My ... .""He found it when he was on a journey.""That necklace once belonged to the dark lord," said Yolanda." This necklace can has the power of a shield which can make you imortal. But john you ca ...

(2 pages) 19 0 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

The Necklace (Altered version of Lord of The Rings) Chapter 4

get horses?" said John wondering" No we wont get horses. We wont be able to afford it," replied Yolanda.They made their way threw the rocky roads. " About how long will this journey take us?" ... on day a horse came by and there was a message on the tail which read        Dear Yolanda         There has been a incident and we need your personal help since you ...

(2 pages) 27 0 2.5 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

SQL For Business: Auto-Shop Database

s.Mainly, the project plan was outlined by assigning each team member with an explicit task. First, Yolanda classified the customers' personal information; then; Frank identified the vehicle's distinc ...

(2 pages) 64 0 3.8 Sep/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Discrimination

Yolanda Turner is an African-American female who began her employment with the city and county of Sa ... cularly liking blacks due to his generalization that they all had extremely poor work ethics.Within Yolanda's first few years of employment, she heard several rumors about how her supervisor treated A ... er staff members. What separated her from past employees was that she had a very strong work ethic. Yolanda wanted to be there and took her position seriously. She never took unscheduled time off, she ...

(4 pages) 36 0 4.6 Jan/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights