Friday, April 20, 2012

The Gurus of the Sleeping Mexican: Maribel Alvarez and Jill Janis



Just flat-out remarkable! The backstory of the "Sleeping Mexican" figure is unfolding through the collaborative work of an amazing folklorist, Maribel Alvarez, and a collector, Jill Janis.

More shots from the collection here.  The story behind the story here, by Gustavo Arellano!

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