"Meet powerhouse artist/activist Favianna Rodriguez — a leading voice in the movement of artists raising awareness about U.S. immigration issues."
- I am OTHER
The Untold Story of Latinos in America “We are all Americans of the New World, and our most dangerous enemies are not each other, but the great wall of ignorance between us.”
Juan González, Harvest of Empire
"Meet powerhouse artist/activist Favianna Rodriguez — a leading voice in the movement of artists raising awareness about U.S. ...
Tuesday, July 30, 2013
Chango's Fire by Ernesto Quinonez ( A Book Review)
Published: October 2005
Rating: 5.0/5.0 stars
Pros: Interesting plot. intriguing characters, and interesting cultural exploration
Cons: Not so much
Julio is real good at his job, but the job is taking a toll on him. He is tired of the secrecy, the community members who have to find new homes, and the hypocrisy of the whole insurance scam that he is in.
In the course of doing a job, he breaks two rules, one mentioned and the other never discussed:
From that point on, this story takes a wild and interesting journey through religion, culture, language, love, discrimination, poverty, and hope with a cast of uniquely human characters and relationships that readers won’t soon forget.