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1. Please discuss 3 main characters from America is Not the Heart and explain how these characters provide a different vision of the Philippine/Filipino identity.
2. Discuss 3 major themes that we can locate in America is Not the Heart.
3. Discuss and provide examples as to how racial politics is evident in the novel.
4. Discuss and provide examples as to how gender politics is evident in the novel.
5. Discuss the style of writing for the book. Explain why it works or doesn't work for you as a reader.