Category Archives: Arturo Islas – The Rain God

The Rain God pages 53-110

The Rain God Handout Presenters: Victoria Breen and Romy Garcia 1) Video of Latino assimilation patterns 2) We will pull quotes from themes and relationships 3) There will be a discussion question following each quote Significant Events – Miguel Grande … Continue reading

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The Rain God 159-180

The Rain God Hand Out Presenters: Emily M. Van Buren and Tori Breen THEMES: Family and Religion 1) Video of American vs. Mexican cultures 2) Emily will read quotes pulled from the last section of the book about the theme … 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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The Rain God Handout

Ayaa Elgoharry and Prekiya Kennebrew The Rain God Handout Introduction Information about the author of the book Main character quick analyzes   Miguel Grande- Macho, shows that men are guiltless womanizers. Miguel Chico- Rebelled against his family traditions, first generation. … Continue reading

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Hombres y Machos (PP)

This is the PowerPoint presentation given by Katie Lakotko & Rachael Korb. Let them know if you have any questions. Hombres y Machos (pp)

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Hombres y Machos (presentation bibliography)

Rachel Korb Katie Lakotko Bibliography “Bem Sex Role Inventory.” Mind Garden, Inc. Home of Psychological Tests in Leadership, Self Esteem,and Many More. Web. 10 Feb. 2012. <http://www.mindgarden.com/products/bemss.htm&gt;. “Individual Listing: Mirande, Alfredo.” University of California Riverside. Web. 10 Feb. 2012. <http://facultydirectory.ucr.edu/cgi-bin/pub/public_individual.pl?faculty=2261&gt;. “The Aztec … Continue reading

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HOMBRES Y MACHOS…

HOMBRES Y MACHOS Rachel Korb and Katie Lakotko Goal of “Hombres y Machos” Provide integrated view of Latino men, masculinity, and fatherhood Refute common myths and misconceptions Argue that conceptions of men, masculinity and gender are limited Alfredo Mirande Born … Continue reading

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The Rain God part 2 by Carlos Perez and Amy Hahm

Character Development: Miguel Angel (Miguel Chico) The main character of this story. He is an educated individual. He is professionally accomplished University professor with a Doctorate. Very strong relationship with his mother. Miguel Grande •Embodies a stereotypical Mexican male: strong, … Continue reading

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The Rain God – Part 1 (PP)

This is Montana & Misharo’s excellent PowerPoint presentation on The Rain God. Please take a look at it after you (re)read the first half of the book. Rain God – Part 1 (PP)

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Harvest of Empire – Mexican americans (PP)

You can find Brichelle Guerrero, Brimar Guerrero, & Katheryn Maldonad’s PowerPoint presentation here: Harvest Empire Mexico Presentation (Mexican Americans) Had you studied this aspect of United States history before?

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