Latino USA

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Latino USA

A Cartoon History

By Ilan Stavans; Lalo Alcaraz (Illustrator)

Basic Books, Hardcover, 9780465082216, 192pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2000


A carnivalesque yet serious cartoon history of the Latino experience in the U.S.-irreverent, sweeping, political, and very funny.

About the Author
Ilan Stavans teaches at Amherst College. His books include "The Hispanic Condition," "The One-handed Pianist and Other Stories," and "The Riddle of Cantinflas." He has been a National Books Critics Circle Award nominee and the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and the Latino Literature Prize, amongst many honors.Lalo Alcaraz is a LA-based, internationally renowned editorial cartoonist. He has contributed to the "New York Times," the "Village Voice," the "Los Angeles Times," and "Variety."