Other Side: Notes from the New L.A., Mexico City, and Beyond

Other Side: Notes from the New L.A., Mexico City, and Beyond

by Ruben Martinez
     
 

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Here is a convincing, often exhilarating vision of a new Latino culture that bubbles from San Salvador to L.A. and that embraces cumbia and hip-hop, anarchists and Catholic priests. The Other Side describes a future that--for some of us--has already arrived. Photographs throughout.

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Here is a convincing, often exhilarating vision of a new Latino culture that bubbles from San Salvador to L.A. and that embraces cumbia and hip-hop, anarchists and Catholic priests. The Other Side describes a future that--for some of us--has already arrived. Photographs throughout.

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Born of Mexican-Salvadoran parents and raised in Los Angeles, Martinez seeks to reconcile his disparate selves in this uneven collage of journalism, diary entries, poetry and criticism. Photos. (May)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780679745914
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
05/01/1993
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
431,579
Product dimensions:
5.19(w) x 8.03(h) x 0.51(d)

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