Deep within Mexico, an indigenous community offers tourists the chance to take on the roles of immigrants in a simulated border crossing experience, opening itself to charges that it is a "training camp" for illegal immigration to the United States. On the contrary, it functions as a highly politicized community performance aimed at cultural preservation and assertion, which are both threatened and enabled by the scenario of migration.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||22|
|Journal||TDR - The Drama Review - A Journal of Performance Studies|
|State||Published - Jun 1 2011|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Visual Arts and Performing Arts
- Literature and Literary Theory