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In the Time of the Butterflies

In the Time of the Butterflies

by Julia Alvarez

I found in literature a place where the table was set for all. Everybody was welcome. I found true democracy in reading.

Works Cited

Alvarez, Julia. IN THE TIME OF THE BUTTERFLIES. Chapel Hill: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, a division of Workman Publishing Company, New York City, © 1994 and Plume, an imprint of Dutton Signet, a division of Penguin Books, USA, © 1995. By permission of Susan Bergholz Literary Services, New York City and Lamy, NM. All rights reserved.

Works Consulted

Alvarez, Julia. Official author website. 2009. New York: Susan Bergholz Literary Services.

Haggerty, Richard A., ed. Dominican Republic and Haiti: Country Studies. Washington, DC: Federal Research Division, Library of Congress, 1991.

Landau, Elaine. Dominican Republic. New York: Grolier, 2000.

Rogers, Lura and Barbara Radcliffe Rogers. Dominican Republic: Enchantment of the World. New York: Scholastic, 2009.

"A County Study: Dominican Republic." The Library of Congress website. Washington, DC: Library of Congress.


Writer: Molly Thomas-Hicks for the National Endowment for the Arts

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