Product DescriptionTwo Centuries of writers drawn to Mexico? From D. H. Lawrence, John Steinbeck, Jack Kerouac, and Tennessee Williams to Salman Rushdie, Anita Desai, and Sandra CisnerosThis scintillating literary travel guide gathers the work of great writers celebrating Mexico in poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. Ranging from 1843 to the present, Mexico in Mind Offers a sampling of remarkably VARIED Ingl?s-speaking writers? impressions of the land south of the border. John Reed rides with Pancho Villa in 1914, Graham Greene Defends Mexico? S Priests, Langston Hughes describes a bullfight; Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs find Mexico intoxicating, Alice Adams visits Frida Kahlo? S house, Ann Louise Bardach meets the mysterious face Subcommandante Marcos to face. Are Equally vivid fictional accounts, Including poems by Muriel Rukeyser, Archibald MacLeish, and Sandra Cisneros, short stories by Katherine Anne Porter and Ray Bradbury, and ex. . . More>>

Mexico in Mind