Cisneros’s “Only Daughter”
Topic: Cisneros’s “Only Daughter”
This is another topic based on Cisneros’s “Only Daughter”. Sandra Cisneros attributes many of
her father’s attitudes to his Mexican heritage. Consider whether Cisneros’s
experiences are particular to Mexican American families or are common in all families, regardless of their ethnicity. Are conflicts between children and their parents inevitable? Why or why not?
(Make sure that you include Sandra Cisneros’s essay in your Work Cited. If you quote and paraphrase Cisneros, or refer to moments in her essay, make sure you include in-text citations or parenthetical citations in your paragraphs. The same is true if you quote , paraphrase,refer to another text. Failure to do so will result in a 0-50% grade for plagiarism.)