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American Book Review

UHV/ABR READING SERIES

DATE: Thursday  9/11/2008

PLACE: University of Houston-Victoria, Alcorn Auditorium (UW 204)


Rubén Martinez




SPEAKER: Rubén Martinez

is an Emmy award-winning journalist whose major work, Crossing Over: A Mexican Family on the Migrant Trail, follows a Mexican migrant clan into and across the United States. His essays, opinions, and reportage have appeared in the New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Salon, and Village Voice. As a political commentator, he has appeared on ABC’s Nightline and Politically Incorrect, PBS’s Frontline, NPR’s All Things Considered, and CNN.

AUTHOR LINK: http://www.uh.edu/cwp/faculty/martinez.htm

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY:
The New Americans (2004) Crossing Over (2001)
East Side Stories (1998)
The Other Side: Notes from the New L.A., Mexico City and Beyond (1993)

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