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187 Reasons Mexicanos Can’t Cross the Border

Undocuments, 1971-2007

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Published by City Lights Books in San Francisco, USA .
Written in English, Spanish, Castilian


Edition Notes

Other titlesOne hundred eighty-seven reasons mexicanos can"t cross the border
StatementJuan Felipe Herrera.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3558.E74 A614 2007
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Pagination352p.
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26238292M
ISBN 100872864626
ISBN 109780872864627
LC Control Number2007025538
OCLC/WorldCa144774141

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  Reasons Mexicanos Can't Cross the Border: Undocuments Poetry. Latino/Latina Studies. Art. Winner of the PEN West Poetry Award. Juan Felipe Herrera's writings are charged with theatrical and athletic energies. A hybrid collection of texts written and performed on the road, gathered from more than thirty-. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. reasons mexicanos can't cross the border: undocuments in SearchWorks catalog.

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For his collection of verse spanning over three decades, Reasons Mexicanos Can't Cross the Border, Juan Felipe Herrera has been awarded this year's PEN West award for outstanding poetry. City Lights congratulates the "wildly inventive" (New York Times) Juan Felipe. Read the praise for Reasons in the New York Times Book Review!4/5.

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This book gathers the "undocuments" fromand reading it you can watch the history of the Mexicano unfold before you, it is as though Herrera has painted a wall, a wall of graffiti/5.

Reasons Mexicanos Can't Cross the Border is the Winner of the PEN West Poetry Award and the PEN Oakland National Literary Award for.

For his collection of verse spanning over three decades, Reasons Mexicanos Can't Cross the Border, Juan Felipe Herrera has been awarded this year's PEN West award for outstanding poetry. A number of the pieces use his trademark humor and biting critiques in the shape of the anaphora (he acknowledges Ginsberg as an influence), which are very performance-based because of the momentum escalating with each repetition.

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Sunday, Aug Reasons Why Mexicanos Can't Cross the Border, by Juan Felipe Herrera The Mexican border, that imaginary line just south of here, is such a huge symbol of hope, repression, and fear.

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Author/Creator: Herrera, Juan Felipe. Other Title: One hundred eighty-seven reasons mexicanos can't cross the border Publication: San Francisco: City Lights, © Format/Description: Book[3] pages: illustrations ; 22 cm Subjects: Experimental.