Eating Your (Spanish) Words: The English Only Rest…

The English Only Restaurant was published in New York in 1990, during the resurgence of nativist sentiment in the United States, a national phenomenon that some sociologists consider to be “a backlash against legislative and judicial tolerance toward linguistic minorities in the areas of civil rights, voting rights and educational opportunities” (Marshall 22). At the time the play appeared,…


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