Analysis Of Promising Portals And Safe Passage By Ruth Quiroz

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I identify a quotation from “Promising Portals and Safe Passages” from Ruth Quiroz. The quotation I identify is the following: “Thus, Latino/Latina children and adolescents are “finally able to see their families, barrios, cultures, experiences, and lives reflected within the words and illustrations of their books,” while students of other cultural backgrounds may get a glimpse into the windows of the “rich cultural experiences, languages, and traditions of their fellow Latino classmates.” (Quiroa 48) This quotation really expresses a main point in this article. Children’s who read novels by Latino/Latina authors have a better understanding of their surroundings, and find more interest in the readings. The words and illustrations they use

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