Juventud! Growing up on the Border: Stories and Poems

Juventud! Growing up on the Border: Stories and Poems

by Rene Saldana Jr.
     
 
Borders are magical places, and growing up on a border, crossing and recrossing that space where this becomes that, creates a very special sort of person, one in whom multiple cultures, languages, identities and truths mingle in powerful ways. In these eight stories and sixteen poems, a wide range of authors explore issues that confront young people along the

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Borders are magical places, and growing up on a border, crossing and recrossing that space where this becomes that, creates a very special sort of person, one in whom multiple cultures, languages, identities and truths mingle in powerful ways. In these eight stories and sixteen poems, a wide range of authors explore issues that confront young people along the US-Mexico border, helping their unique voices to be heard and never ignored.

Featuring the work of David Rice, Xavier Garza, Jan Seale, Guadalupe García McCall, Diana Gonzales Bertrand, and many others.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780615778259
Publisher:
VAO Publishing
Publication date:
03/10/2013
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
180
Sales rank:
1,108,112
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.41(d)

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