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Connections and Resources

Beyond the Book: Connections and Resources

1. Films relating to Mexican American experience:

• Beyond the Border by Ari Lopez Palos

• El Chogüi: a Mexican immigrant story by Félix Zurita

• Rights on the Line: Vigilantes on the Border by Tamaryn Nelson

2. Food

• Super Cocina 3627 University Ave 619-584-6244

• Rudy’s Taco Shop 524 Stevens Ave 858-755-0788

• Tacos El Paisa 3096 National Ave

• El Comal 3946 Illinois St 619-294-8292

• Mama Testa 1417 University Ave

3. Books

• The Devils Highway: A True Story by Luis Alberto Urrea

• The Hummingbird’s Daughter by Luis Alberto Urrea

• Across The Wire: Life and Hard Times on the Mexican Border by Luis Alberto Urrea

4. Supplemented Articles:

• KPBS article: “Arrests Along Border Fewest in 40 Years”

• KPBS segement & article: “1 in 100 Border Security Agents Under Investigation:”

• KPBS article: “Governor Brown Signs Bills Meant To Help Immigrants And Economy:”

• KPBS article: “Hate Crimes Against Latinos Rise In California:”

5. One Book, One San Diego Survey

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