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Las Aventuras de Don Chipote o Cuando Los Pericos Mamen

ID Number: 45924
Maker: Malaquías Montoya; Cefnomex
Technique: offset
Date Made: Circa 1990s
Place Made: United States: New Mexico
Measurements: 44.5 cm x 58.5 cm; 17 1/2 in x 23 1/16 in
Main Subject: Chicano/Latino; Immigration
Materials: paper (fiber product)
Digitized: Y

Full Text:
Las Aventureas de Don Chipote o Cuando los pericos mamen Los Estados Sumidos Cefnomex Tel. 84-22-26


Acquisition Number: 2005-189
Translation: The adventures of Mr. Chipote or when the parrots suckle their young

Notes:
Tijuana's Center for Northern Border Studies is CEFNOMEX. Refers to a book of the same title LAS AVENTURAS DE DON CHIPOTE is the first novel about Mexican immigration in the U.S. Originally published in 1928, this novel relates the odyssey of a Mexican campesino in the north, who arrives expecting streets of gold, and finds his ambition checked by the degradation of mere survival. The riches he finds are those of family and culture, vital forces of love and dignity for poor immigrants made to work like beasts. (Source: Amazon)


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