Sunday, May 27th, 2018

Between Two Worlds: Moyers Interviews Urrea

"No writer understands the border culture between Mexico and the
United States more intimately than Luis Alberto Urrea, whose life is the
stuff of great novels. Son of a Mexican father and Anglo mother, Urrea
grew up first in Tijuana and then just across the border in San Diego.
Over the years he has produced a series of acclaimed novels, including The Hummingbird’s Daughter, The Devil’s Highway, and his latest, Queen of Americaeach a rich and revealing account of the people of the borderlands that join and separate our two nations.  Earlier this year, a number of books were