The House on Mango Street
The House on Mango Street Symbolism, Imagery & Allegory
Sometimes, there’s more to Lit than meets the eye.
We've talked a little bit about houses in The House on Mango Street in the section "What's Up With the Title?" so you might want to check out that section first before you start here. But the title...
The Three Sisters
Archetypes are very exciting, because, theoretically speaking, they're supposed to be symbols that are universally recognizable. Archetypes are prototypes – stock roles or character types tha...
The Monkey Garden
The garden near Esperanza's house comes into play at a significant time of her life. She's caught in that awkward period of adolescence where she still wants to act like a little kid, but she's als...
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