Fighting For Latina and Caribbean Writers

Fighting For Latina and Caribbean Writers

Written on 06/06/2022

Rosario Ferré is considered to be one of the most important women writers Puerto Rico and the Caribbean and a principal feminist voice in Latin America. She is the author of short-story collections, novels, children' books, poetry, literary criticism, and essays.

Throughout her writings,  Ferré explores the lives of women in patriarchal societies and the constraints they face as a result of sexism, racism, and socioeconomic status. 

She is the recipient of the Guggenheim Fellowship and was awarded an honorary doctorate from Brown University. 

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