Latino/a Studies

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Women and Change at the U.S.--Mexico Border

The University of Arizona Press

There's no denying that the U.S.-Mexico border region has changed in the past twenty years. With the emergence of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the curtailment of welfare programs, and more aggressive efforts by the United States to seal the border against undocumented migrants, the prospect of seeking a livelihood--...

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A Zapotec Natural History

The University of Arizona Press

A Zapotec Natural History is an extraordinary book and accompanying CD (also avialble on the web here!) that describe the people of a small town in Mexico and their remarkable knowledge of the natural world in which they live. San Juan Gbëë is a Zapotec Indian ...

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White But Not Equal

The University of Arizona Press

Check out "A Class Apart" - the new PBS American Experience documentary that explores this historic case! In 1952 in Edna, Texas, Pete Hernández, a twenty-one-year-old cotton picker, got into a fight with several men and was dragged from a tavern, robbed, and beaten. Upon ...

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Laura Méndez de Cuenca

Mexican Feminist, 1853–1928

The University of Arizona Press
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Kafka in a Skirt

Stories from the Wall

The University of Arizona Press

Short stories that highlight the folly of the human condition.

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Sown in Earth

Essays of Memory and Belonging

The University of Arizona Press

Heart-wrenching autobiographical stories from an award-winning Latinx writer.

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North of El Norte

Illegalized Mexican Migrants in Canada

UBC Press

North of El Norte examines the policies, practices, and barriers that affect the daily lives of Mexican migrants with precarious status in Canada.

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A Good Map of All Things

A Picaresque Novel

The University of Arizona Press, University of Arizona Press
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