dia de los muertos, Mexican traditions, composition essay, folklore analysis
This essay offers a unique and personal approach to the Mexican holiday “Dia de los Muertos,” and highlights the way it is perceived in modern-day American culture. Author Bailey White shares historical knowledge on the holiday while simultaneously offering insight on the underlying values that are found throughout some of celebration’s most popular traditions.
White, Bailey, "The Unseen Folklore of Dia de lost Muertos" (2018). Jessie O'Kelly Freshman Essay Award. 1.