New And Established Writers Redefine Chicano Lit

Authors Sandra Cisneros and David Rice talk to NPR about Chicano Lit and how Mexican Americans are still invisible.

Sandra Cisneros calls Mexican American writers the “illegal aliens” of
literature.

From NPR: “Many Mexican-American writers use their work to share stories of history, identity and discrimination. Sanda Cisneros, author of The House On Mango Street, and young adult literature author David Rice explain what their stories can tell readers about Chicano life in America.”

Click here to listen to the piece.