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Lost Children Archive

Lost Children Archive is the third novel by Mexican author Valeria Luiselli. It tells the story of a wife and husband who take their two children on a road trip from New York to Arizona. The...

Latest answer posted April 9, 2020 7:09 pm UTC

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Lost Children Archive

The primary effect that Valeria Luiselli achieves by not naming her characters is to emphasize their universality. Even though she provides numerous specifics about both members of the adult...

Latest answer posted March 21, 2020 8:24 pm UTC

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Lost Children Archive

The Lost Children Archive explores the motif of the child refugee and the impact on a family when the family is separated. While the novel interrogates the crisis at the southern border of the...

Latest answer posted July 31, 2020 9:58 pm UTC

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Lost Children Archive

The Beast, or to give it its Spanish name, la Bestia, is the name given to a network of northbound freight trains on which Central American immigrants travel to the United States. As with all...

Latest answer posted July 14, 2020 8:57 am UTC

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