Ambos Nogales: Intimate Portraits of the U.S.-Mexico Border / Edition 1

Ambos Nogales: Intimate Portraits of the U.S.-Mexico Border / Edition 1

by Maeve Hickey, Lawrence Taylor
     
 

Evoking the startling contrasts, brutalities, radiant beauty, and resilient people, these astonishing black-and-white photographs and penetrating essays reveal the ironic embrace of Nogales. In Nogales, Arizona, pampered California produce brokers in their hotels float lazily unaware, just yards from the tunnel that brings in immigrants and drugs. In Nogales, Sonora,… See more details below

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Evoking the startling contrasts, brutalities, radiant beauty, and resilient people, these astonishing black-and-white photographs and penetrating essays reveal the ironic embrace of Nogales. In Nogales, Arizona, pampered California produce brokers in their hotels float lazily unaware, just yards from the tunnel that brings in immigrants and drugs. In Nogales, Sonora, old cobblestone neighborhoods meander into new ramshackle colonias towards the edge of the city, and a group of tunnel kids make a home in the house of a jailed drug lord.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781930618077
Publisher:
School for Advanced Research Press
Publication date:
06/01/2002
Series:
The Southwest Series
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
138
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Preface1
Memo's Neighborhood5
Las Plazas17
Las Colonias33
Los Chamacos51
La Linea67
The Americana Hotel97
Epilogue129
Photographs138

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