Alex and The Hobo: A Chicano Life and Story

By | 2017-04-28T07:32:42+00:00 November 14th, 2005|Categories: Blog, Samples|Tags: , , , |

Authors include Jose Inez Taylor, a farm worker, strike organizer, construction worker, Chicano activist, and writer among other titles, who live in Antonito, Colorado. Taylor wrote the fiction portion of this book based on experiences of his own life. James M. Taggard analyzes the narrative and interviews Taylor about his life and how it relates to [...]

Zoot Suit: A Bilingual Edition

By | 2017-04-28T07:32:42+00:00 July 25th, 2005|Categories: Blog, Samples|Tags: , , |

Valdez, Luis. Zoot suit: a bilingual edition. Houston, TX: Arte Publico Press, 2004. 224p ISBN 1-55885-439-8 paper $13.95 The author of this play is Luis Valdez, the founder of modern Chicano theater and film in the United States. He became a member of the United Farm Workers before founding El Teatro Campesino. He produce The Shrunken [...]