Luis Alberto Urrea
Reading Date: Tuesday, March 9, 1999
Welcome and Introduction-12690
Opening Remarks and "Codex Luna"-12691
Differs from published version.
Urrea, Luis Alberto. The Tijuana Book of the Dead. Berkeley: Soft Skull Press, 2015.
"hymn to vatos who will never be in a poem"-12692
Differs slightly from published version.
Galvez, José, and Luis Alberto Urrea. Vatos. El Paso: Cinco Puntos Press, 2000.
Exerpts from "Sanctuary"-12693
Recording cuts out from 23:22 to 23:37.
Urrea, Luis Alberto. Nobody's Son: Notes from an American Life. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2002.
Closing Remarks and Question and Answer Session-12694
Audience question is inaudible.
Series: Spring Reading Series
Sponsor(s): UA Poetry Center
Location(s): Modern Languages Auditorium
Luis Alberto Urrea reads from Vatos (2000) and Nobody's Son: Notes from an American Life (2002), along with a poem that would later be collected in The Tijuana Book of the Dead (2015).