Gringo by Chesa Boudin
A Coming of Age in Latin America

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About Chesa Boudin

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Chesa Boudin was the leader of the Yale Student Legal Action Movement and is currently studying issues of forced migration in Oxford. England, where he is a Rhodes Scholar.
 
Published April 11, 2009 by Scribner. 240 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Travel, Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction

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Chesa Boudin grew up as far-left aristocracy, the child of imprisoned former Weather Underground leaders. His book is about the decade he spent crisscrossing South America.

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The Washington Post

Although Boudin has an impressive pedigree as a member of the left (he's the son of Kathy Boudin and David Gilbert, leaders of the notorious Weather Underground) and has spent the past decade witnessing the myriad injustices of Latin America, his book reveals a remarkable lack of sophistication, ...

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Oregon Live

Best I can tell, Boudin had two significant romances amid all the border crossings -- with Flor (a beauty queen who is stripped of her crown when she gets pregnant out of wedlock) in Guatemala, and Lara (a 24-year-old mother of three) in Brazil, but he writes about the relationships so chastely t...

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By jonSun, 04/19/2009 - 18:12.

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