Letters and Politics

The Lives of Smugglers (Coyotes)

Guest: Jason De León is an anthropologist who spent nearly seven years following and interviewing human smugglers in Mexico. He is a professor of Anthropology and Chicana/o Studies and director of the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at the University of California, Los Angeles. He is also executive director of the Undocumented Migration Project and the author of the book Soldiers and Kings: Survival and Hope in the World of Human Smuggling.



Artist Song Album Label
Average White BandStop the RainStop the RainAtlantic Records
Herbie HancockFat Mama (Remastered Version)Fat Mama (Remastered Version)Warner Jazz
SantanaEuropa (Earth's Cry Heaven's Smile)Ultimate SantanaArista