Author Archives: Iris Foley

Ysrael & Drown Handout

Drown by Junot Diaz Handout discussion leaders: Pat Murphy and Iris Foley   About Diaz -born in the Dominican Republic in 1968 -had a strained relationship with his father -books include: Drown, This is How You Lose Her, and The … Continue reading

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Hombres y Machos Handout

Presenters: Iris Foley and Patrick Murphy About the Author, Alfredo Mirande Mirande’s explanations for Mexican hypermasculinity 1. result of the Spanish conquest 2. brought over by the Spaniards 3. the masculinity was already present in the natives Basics of the … Continue reading

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