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“WHERE THE OX DOES NOT PLOW”. Dr. Manuel Peña joins this edition to comment on his new book and memoir “Where the Ox does not Plow: A Mexican American Ballad.” A native of Texas’ Rio Grande Valley, Dr. Peña chronicles his life journey from an impoverished migrant childhood to a distinguished career in academia. Dr. Peña is known for his anthropological study “The Texas-Mexican Conjunto” and other books.
Guest: Dr. Manuel Peña, anthropologist, ethnomusicologist, author of the book “Where the Ox does not Plow,” Fresno, CA. www.manuelhpena.com