187 Reasons Mexicanos Can't Cross the Border
Undocuments, 1971-2007Book - 2007
A hybrid collection of texts written and performed on the road, from Mexico City to San Francisco, from Central America to central California, illustrated throughout with photos and artwork. Rants, manifestos, newspaper cutups, street theater, anti-lectures, love poems, and riffs tell the story of what it's like to live outlaw and brown in the United States. Herrera is a professor of creative writing at the University of California, Riverside; he is also a community arts leader and a dynamic performer and actor. He is the son of Mexican immigrants and grew up in the migrant fields of California.--From publisher description.
Publisher: San Francisco : City Lights, c2007.
Branch Call Number: 811.54 HER
Characteristics: 352,  pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: One hundred eighty-seven reasons mexicanos can't cross the border