The House on Mango StreetBy Sandra Cisneros
A Review of Sandra Cisneros’s Fictional Work: The House on Mango Street
Esperanza Cordero is a young girl in a poor area in Chicago. Working towards the goal of self-empowerment and self-discovery, she finds problems with race, gender, class, and economic statuses that stand in the way of her. Short vignettes, stories, and poems provide insight into her life as she progresses towards her aspirations.