Explain How to Read a Latinx Play in the Twenty-first Century: Learning from Quiara Hudes.

Once you have read the essay, please share your thoughts on how the history of conquerers and colonizers continues to influence contemporary works. What is your understanding of the concept of “the island” in Latin American and Caribbean theatrical works? How does the legacy of matriarchal family structures work within the plays described? You may also want to consider if you read anything that surprised you or you found thought provoking.