Crossing Over

Author: Rubén Martínez
Publisher: Metropolitan Books
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Intimate, compelling, written with passion and engagement, Crossing Over tells the epic story of a family, a town, a world in motion.


Author: Giovanni Cianci
Publisher: Peter Lang
ISBN: 9783039119493
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Martinez, Ruben, 1992, The Other Side: Notes from L.A., Mexico City, and
Beyond (New York: Verso). i 2oo1, Crossing Over: A Mexican Family on the
Migrant Trail (New York: Henry Holt). Saldivar, Jose David, 1997, Border Matters:
Remapping American Cultural Studies (Berkeley: University of California Press).
Schedler, Christopher, 2002, Border Modernism: Intercultural Readings in
American Literary Modernism (New York: Routledge). Staudt, Kathleen, and
David Spencer, 1998, ...

101 Great Ready To Use Book Lists For Teens

Author: Nancy J. Keane
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
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IL YA When Elena and her little brother, Carlos, leave their Mexican seaside
village to search for their immigrant father in Los Angeles, they encounter intrigue
, crime, mystery, friendship, and love. Martinez, Ruben. Crossing Over: A Mexican
Family on the Migrant Trail. Picador USA, 2002, c2001. 330p. IL AD (Non-fiction)
This account chronicles the experiences of one Mexican family who attempted to
cross the U.S.–Mexico border. McCarthy, Cormac. All the Pretty Horses. Knopf ...

Symbolism 17 Latina O Literature

Author: Rüdiger Ahrens
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
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14 This grouping includes fictional and nonfictional works such as John
Annerino's Dead in Their Tracks: Crossing America's Dessert Borderlands (1999)
15; Ruben Martinez's Crossing Over: A Mexican Family on the Migrant Trail (
2001)16; Luis Urrea's The Devils Highway (2004)17; Jorge Ramos and Kristina
Cordero's Dying to José David Saldívar, Trans-Americanity: Subaltern
Modernities, Global Coloniality, and the Cultures of Greater Mexico (Durham:
Duke UP, 2012): xv.

The Rhizomatic West

Author: Neil Campbell
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
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Americo Paredes invented the idea of Greater Mexico as "an imaginary social
space consisting in transnational communities of shared fates" (R. Saldivar, The
Borderlands of Culture, 59). ... As Martinez and Urrea show, the extent of Greater
Mexico is growing as Mexicans move further into the U.S. hinterland. For other
work by Montoya ... Martinez, The New Americans, 237, 234; Ruben Martinez,
Crossing Over: A Mexican Family on the Migrant Trail (New York: Picador, 2001),
164. 43.

Why Walls Won T Work

Author: Michael Dear
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199897980
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Crossing Over: A Mexican Family on the Migrant Trail. New York: Henry Holt and
Company, 2001. Martinez, Reuben. “Don't fence them in.” October 17, 2007. Los
Angeles Times, A17. Martinez—Cabrera, Alejandro. “Calderon highlights
successes in Juarez.” May 21, 2011. El Paso Times, 1A. Martinez—Cabrera,
Alejandro. “Flight Brings Plight.” May 23, 2011. ElPaso Times, 1A. Martinez—
Cabrera, Alejandro. “Juarez to add 'heroic' to name.” May 19, 2011. El Paso
Times, 1A. Massey ...

Theorizing Identities And Social Action

Author: M. Wetherell
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 023024694X
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Kothari, U. (2008) Global Peddlers and Local Networks: Migrant Cosmopolitans.
Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 26: 500–16. Levitt, P. and de la
Dehesa, R. (2003) Transnational Migration and the Redefinition of the State:
Variations and Explanations. Ethnic and Racial Studies 26(4): 587–611. Martínez
, R. (2002) Crossing Over: A Mexican Family on the Migrant Trail. New York:
Picador. Menjivar, C. (2002) Living in Two Worlds? Guatemalan-Origin Children
in the ...

American Exodus

Author: Giles Slade
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 1550925482
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Ruben Martinez, Crossing Over: A Mexican Family on the Migrant Trail. (New
York: Henry Holt, 2001): 10. Scott Whiteford and Roberto Melville, eds.,
Protecting a Sacred Gift: Water and Social Change in Mexico. (San Diego: Center
for U.S.-Mexican Studies, 2002): 8. Ibid. Cynthia Hewitt de Alcantara,
Modernizing Mexican Agriculture: Socioeconomic Implications of Technological
Change 1940–1970. (Geneva: UN Research Institute for Social Development,
1976): 310. Joel Simon ...

Contemporary Travel Writing Of Latin America

Author: Claire Lindsay
Publisher: Routledge
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4 The suspicion about this development appears to be shared by writers and
filmmakers of border narratives of late, who in different ways can be seen to be
restoring the materiality of that border and undocumented migrants' experience of
crossing it to the sometimes theatrical landscape of the region's cultural
production.5 The travel texts considered in this chapter, Rubén Martínez's
Crossing Over: A Mexican Family on the Migrant Trail (New York: Picador, 2001)
and Luis Alberto ...

Brain Gain

Author: Darrell M. West
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
ISBN: 0815722311
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Mae Ngai, Impossible Subjects: Illegal Aliens and the Making of Modern America
(Princeton University Press, 2004); Rubin Martinez, Crossing Over: A Mexican
Family on the Migrant Trail (New York: Picador, 2001). 13. Jacob Vigdor, From
Immigrants to Americans: The Rise and Fall of Fitting In (Lanham, Md.: Rowman
and Littlefield, 2010). 14. TNS Opinion, Transatlantic Trends: Immigration (
Brussels: European Commission, 2008); Marcelo Suarez-Orozco, “Global Shifts:
U.S. ...