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Mr. Spic Goes to Washington

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In the face of social inequalities, sometimes strength for mobilization can be found through laughter. It is this ethos that Ilan Stavans employs in this politically minded graphic novel. Weaving humor with social commentary, Stavans tells a tale of a Latino man taking Los Angeles' mayoral office by storm — and refusing to stop there. Illustrated throughout by Roberto Weil ...more
Paperback, 128 pages
Published August 5th 2008 by Soft Skull Press (first published January 1st 2008)
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Started off well but not long into it the writer decided to go all PC and I found myself suddenly being lectured to for the rest of the book. Which is too bad because the book showed a lot of promise at the start.
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Ilan Stavans is the Lewis-Sebring Professor in Latin American and Latino Culture at Amherst College. An award-winning writer and public television host, his books include Growing Up Latino and Spanglish. A native of Mexico City, he lives in Amherst, Massachusetts.
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