30 días de palabras: día 3

José Guadalupe Posadas, shows the soldadera as a menacing figure, a soldier who is ready to fight; the only thing distinguishing her from a male soldier is her dress. (Source) Also, check out Cool compilation of the world of skeletons of José Guadalupe Posadas http://geronimodesade.blogspot.com/2012/04/esta-entrada-de-blog-la-quiero-dedicar.html Revolutionary Mexican Women http://www.ic.arizona.edu/ic/mcbride/ws200/mex-jand.htm

30 días de palabras: día 2

“I have to say that the traditional role is kind of a myth. I think the traditional Mexican woman is a fierce woman.” Sandra Cisneros Pretty amazing. Check out this blog that has all things Sandra Cisneros. http://www.tumblr.com/tagged/sandra-cisneros