The Collected Stories of Maria Cristina Mena (Paperback)

By Maria Cristina Mena, Amy Doherty (Editor), Dionicio Morales (Joint Author)

Arte Publico Press, 9781558852112, 157pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 1997



Fiction. Latina/Latino Studies. Mena's stories, written between 1913 and 1931, portray life in Mexico before and during the Revolution of 1910 in stories that depict class hierarchy and social customs under Porfirio DAAaz, the changing roles of women, the influences of Spain and the United States, and the effects of capitalism and modernization.