Land of Immigrants, Building a Fence: The U.S./Mexico Border Fence, the Berlin Wall, and the Making of the Other

Martinez, Clint
January 2009
Conference Papers -- National Communication Association;2009, p1
Conference Paper
This is a journey on the continuum of finding a home. A comparison of the rhetorics surrounding the building of the Berlin and US/Mexico walls uncovers the journey of immigration. This paper explores lessons learned from the Berlin Wall and compares them with current attitudes about US/Mexico border security. ..PAT.-Unpublished Manuscript


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