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The lighter side of Mexican immigration: humor and satire in the Mexican corrido

Title: 
The lighter side of Mexican immigration: humor and satire in the Mexican corrido
Author: 
C. Fernandez and J. Officer
Article Date: 
Winter 1989
Article Abstract: 
Discusses songs which treat illegal immigration humorously. Titles (translated) include: Superman is An Illega, The Dishwasher, A Wetback Without a License, and others.
Language: 
English
Journal Title: 
J of the Southwest
Journal Volume: 
31
Journal Issue: 
4
Page Number(s): 
471-496
Rights: 
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