“Literature is the collective memory bank of a people’s experience in history.”
Listed below are some great literature written by Latin@s. I highly encourage everyone to read at least one of the books below, they won’t disappoint! If you have any other recommendations on books written by Latin@s, please go on ahead and add it to the list. Spread and share!! Let’s advocate POC’s...
“I think of reading a book as no less an experience than travelling or falling in love.”
“Reading is everything. Reading makes me feel like I’ve accomplished something, learned something, become a better person. Reading makes me s...”
“The fundamental difference between the 19th century romantic novels and the contemporary romances that borrow heavily from them is in the se...”
“I rise from my worst disasters, I turn, I change.”
I kind of want to see a dystopian post-apoc YA novel or film where the protagonist escapes at the end, only to discover that the “apocalypse” was a localised phenomenon, the rest of the world is perfectly fine, and everybody has just agreed to quietly ignore Crazy Dystopia Land.(For bonus points, ha...
“They had created themselves together, and they always saw themselves, their youth, their love, their lost youth and lost love, their failure...”
“The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown.”
so our class is reading romeo and julietand i stumble across this gem did shakespeare really just make a dick joke
“There is no God, no universe, no human race, no earthly life, no heaven, no hell. It is all a dream—a grotesque and foolish dream. Not...”
“I didn’t realize it, but the days came along one after another, and then two years were gone, and everything was gone, and I was gone.”
“You must make decisions knowing those decisions make you.”