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I have already mentioned pat mora's elena, which resonates with students who are tutoring adult immigrants and refugees. Pat mora is a poet and author as well as a children's literacy advocate in this exclusive video interview with reading rockets, pat mora discusses her bilingual childhood and her literacy cause. A recurring theme in pat mora’s work is borders: the border between the united states and mexico, where she grew up, and the borders between cultures and people like other chicana writers such as gloria anzaldúa, sandra cisneros, and ana castillo, mora engages psychically, politically, and.
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