- La Frontera: A Literary Salon
La Frontera: A Literary Salon
Mix and mingle at this salon-style house party, where Festival authors, moderators, and the audience discuss sociopolitical issues affecting the Mexico-U.S. border. How do crime, migration, and flawed policy disrupt the lives and cultures of the people who inhabit this region?
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