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Florida’s Farmworkers in the Twenty-first Century
Author/Editor: Nano Riley
ISBN: 0-8130-2592-3
Year Published: 2002
Description: Largely ignored my mainstream America, migrant laborers – who are largely Hispanic, Haitian, and other Caribbean immigrants – often toil under adverse conditions to provide the nation’s food supply. Combining oral history and documentary photography, Nano Riley and Davida Johns tells the story of Florida’a farmworkers in the twenty-first century – not only the difficulties they face but also the rich cultural heritage they have within their communities and family life. Photographs by Davida Johns.