The Collected Stories of Maria Cristina Mena

Synopsis

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 Diaz, the changing roles of women, the influences of Spain and the United States, and the effects of capitalism and modernization.

Additional information

Contributors:
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Houston, TX
Publication year:
  • 1997