Podcast: Interview by Latino USA, Nov 3, 2020. “The American Dream Daughter: A Conversation With Author Karla Cornejo Villavicencio”
Source: Latino USA
Resource Type: Website or Webpage Article
Focus Population: BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color), Immigrant and Migrant Populations
Topics: Culturally Specific Strengths and Resilience
This is a brutally frank interview with Karla Cornejo Villavicencio and Maria Hinojosa about the complexities of being the child of undocumented immigrants, focusing on the ways the tasks assigned to children of immigrants can be at once overwhelming and empowering. She underscores the many assaults to personal dignity the immigration system entails.