During his talk, Mr Urrea spoke of doing the emotionally difficult research for the Devil's Highway, growing up in a Mexican family, the sudden success of The Hummingbird's Daughter, and the politics of immigration in the 21st century. 1 hr. 5 min.
Luis Alberto Urrea returned to Kankakee to launch his book Into the Beautiful North which feautures Kankakee. Click here to listen to his visit in May 2009.
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