Society norm in Oscar Wao

Society norm in Oscar Wao

More Options: Make a Folding Card

Storyboard Description

This storyboard does not have a description.

Storyboard Text

  • Despite the "typical Dominican boy", Oscar cannot seem to get the girl. "He wore his nerdiness like a Jedi wore his lightsaber" (Diaz)
  • I love you too!
  • I love you!
  • It is normal for women do do all of the housework in Dominican society. “I [Lola] was the Perfect hija. I was the one cooking, cleaning, doing the wash, buying groceries, etc…” (Diaz 56)
  • Why do I always have to do the laundry!
  • Yay! No work!
  • You are expected to have sex with girls in Dominican society: “ his mother gave him hundred dollars and his first kiss... A box of condoms: Use them all...On girls” (Diaz 49)
  • Yes... I know... (if only I could get one....)
  • Date girls!
Explore Our Articles and Examples

Try Our Other Websites!

Photos for Class – Search for School-Safe, Creative Commons Photos (It Even Cites for You!)
Quick Rubric – Easily Make and Share Great-Looking Rubrics
abcBABYart – Create Custom Nursery Art