No one is more interested in saving lives along the border region. And no one has a better record.
Luis Alberto Urrea, pulitzer prize finalist and author of "The Hummingbird's Daughter" makes a plea to save the Teresita Urrea home in the heart of El Paso's Segundo Barrio, currently under the threat of demolition to make a parking lot and a Wal-Mart.
A Very Special Place: Teresita Urrea's Home in El Paso
Luis Urrea, author of The Devils Highway and The Hummingbirds Daughter, talks about how his own search for identity provided fuel for his writing in this interview with host Dean Nelson, as part of the 2009 Writers Symposium by the Sea