Reading Response questions for “Fiesta” – please answer the questions in 250 to 500 words total.
1) Does Yunior love his father? Does his father love him?
2) How do you interpret the last line of the story? What is the deeper meaning?
3) What is the effect of using Spanish in the story? What does it add?
4) What do you make of the mother’s religious leanings, habits, and rituals?
5) Is the father a bad person? Is there anything sympathetic about him?