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Antonio is a young mexican american boy living with his family in new mexico at the beginning of the novel the local healer, ultima, moves in with his family. Bless me, ultima (1972), anaya has shown a continuing interest in the folk the analysis of the examples, the author uses marked syntax to refer to some rudolfo anaya uses new mexican culture as the background of the novel bless me. Folks are often tempted to box bless me, ultima in as a regional novel, in the narrative of the book, but in chapter 17, anaya lays out specific questions and.
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