WHY might Rodriguez blur the lines of “edges”?
- There are so many boundaries: socially, politically, environmentally
- Many barriers to entry to white societies: physically & imaginatively
HOW does Rodriguez use language to depict the spaces in between boundaries?
- “The police and the policed”
- “Alien authority”
HOW does the River sound? HOW is it painted in words?
- but ETERNAL
HOW does Anzaldúa think about boundaries and edges?
- Using words as boundaries
- Rooted in language/culture
- Preserved by…
- Reclaimed by…