Broken Chain by Gary Soto. Literary Skills. Understand conflict. Reading Skills. Summarize a story’s plot. Vocabulary. Skills. Understand the history of. English. BY GARY SOTO. Alfonso sat on the porch trying to push his crooked teeth to where he thought they belonged. He hated the way he looked. Last week he did fifty. Please log in to add your comment. Report abuse. Transcript of Cadena Rota de Gary Soto. Cadena Rota de Gary Soto Alfonso. Full transcript.

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Regarding his relationship with the Mexican-American community, Soto commented “as a writer, my duty is not to make people perfect, particularly Mexican Americans. Archived from the original on January 4, Retrieved from ” https: In his youth, he worked in the fields of the San Joaquin Valley.


Soto’s poetry focuses on daily experiences, [1] often reflecting on his life as a Chicano.

Soto writes novels, plays and memoirs, and has edited several literary anthologies. Jesse offers an unembellished slice of life in Vietnam-era Fresno, California.

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As his family had to struggle to find work, he had little time or encouragement in his studies, hence, he was not a osto student. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

This is the latest accepted revisionreviewed on 6 December Archived from the original on October 22, Soto was a ‘Young People’s Ambassador’ for the United Farm Workers of Americaintroducing young people to the organization’s work and goals.

Views Read Edit View history. Retrieved August 29, Soto at the National Book Festival. Soto’s father died inwhen he was five years old.

The award committee stated: About his work Joyce Carol Oates noted “Gary Soto’s poems are fast, funny, heartening, and achingly believable, like Polaroid love letters, or snatches of cadeja heard out of a passing car; patches of beauty like patches of sunlight; the very pulse of a life. Soto lives in northern California, dividing his time between Berkeley and Fresno, but is no longer teaching.


Archived from the original on August 30, This page was last edited on 6 Decemberat By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. InSoto gay the Phoenix Award for his children’s book Jesse.

Beginning in with Chato’s Kitchen Chato y su cena[11] Soto released a series of children’s picture books in Spanish and English about a real, cool cat gatoa low rider from the barrio of East Los Angeles. Retrieved January 11,

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