Days of Obligation: An Argument with My Mexican Father (Paperback)

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Rodriguez's acclaimed first book, Hunger of Memory raised a fierce controversy with its views on bilingualism and alternative action. Now, in a series of intelligent and candid essays, Rodriguez ranges over five centuries to consider the moral and spiritual landscapes of Mexico and the US and their impact on his soul.

About the Author

"The best American essayist."
Village Voice

Richard Rodriguez works as an editor at the Pacific News Service in San Francisco and is a contributing editor for Harper's magazine and the Sunday "Opinion" section of the Los Angeles Times. He appears regularly as an essayist on the NewsHour with Jim Lehrer on PBS.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780140096224
ISBN-10: 0140096221
Publisher: Penguin Books
Publication Date: November 1st, 1993
Pages: 256
Language: English

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