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2014 Tucson Festival of Books: U.S. & Mexico Border Panel

Anna Ochoa O'Leary; Luis Urrea; Scott Whiteford

About the Program

From the 2014 Tucson Festival of Books, a panel on the U.S. and Mexico border that includes Luis Urrea, author of The Devil's Highway: A True Story, and Anna Ochoa Leary and Scott Whiteford, co-editors of Uncharted Terrains: New Directions in Border Research Methodology, Ethics, and Practice

About the Authors

Luis Urrea

Luis Urrea's books include the novels Into the Beautiful North and The Hummingbird's Daughter.  For more information, visit luisurrea.com.


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Anna Ochoa O'Leary

Anna Ochoa O'Leary is the editor of Chicano Studies: The Discipline and the Journey and Undocumented Immigrants in the United States Today: An Encyclopedia of Their Experience.  She is an assistant professor of Mexican American studies at the University of Arizona and co-director of the University's Binational Migration Institute.


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Scott Whiteford

Scott Whiteford is the co-editor of Protecting a Sacred Gift: Changes in Water Management in Mexico.  He is a professor at the University of Arizona's Center for Latin American Studies.


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2014 Tucson Festival of Books: U.S. & Mexico Border Panel

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  • Saturday, May 24th at 1:30pm (ET)
  • Sunday, March 30th at 1am (ET)
  • Saturday, March 29th at 1pm (ET)
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