Books Being Discussed
- Amor & Exile: True Stories of Love Across America's Borders by Nathaniel Hoffman
- Tex[t]-Mex : seductive hallucinations of the "Mexican" in America by William Nericcio
- Search more books on the topic here
- Library Guide for Ethnic Studies: authoritative databases and resources
- Chicano Database
- HAPI Hispanic American Periodical Index
- Ethnic News Watch
- 6 p.m. Student Union Farnsworth Room Presented by Nathaniel Hoffman, co-author of “Amor & Exile: True Stories of Love Across America’s borders.” Hoffman shows the plight of Americans in exile in Mexico due to harsh immigration laws and re-emphasizes the social roots of migration and the bipartisan potential of recasting the immigration “debate” in a family-values context.
- 7 p.m. Student Union Farnsworth Room Presented by William Nericcio, professor of English and comparative literature at San Diego State University. Nericcio will analyze the various ways in which Mexicans are perceived and presented by the media in the U.S.
- A link to all of the events is here: http://news.boisestate.edu/update/2014/03/20/boise-state-mexican-consulate-present-mexico-week/