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Manuel Luis Martinez (June 26, 1966) is an American novelist and literary critic. He was born in San Antonio, Texas, and is the author of three novels: Crossing, (Bilingual Press, 1998), Drift, (Picador USA, 2003), and Day of the Dead, (Floricanto Press, 2010). His fiction deals primarily with the lives of Mexican Americans and Mexican immigrants, and explores the themes of migration, contemporary urban life, and the experience of dislocation. He is also the author of a book of literary criticism, Countering the Counterculture: Rereading Postwar American Dissent from Jack Kerouac to Tomas Rivera, (University of Wisconsin Press, 2003).

He received a Bachelors Degree in History and Literature from St. Mary's University (1988), a Masters Degree in Creative Writing from Ohio State University (1989), and a PhD in American Literature from Stanford University (1997). He teaches American Literature, Chicano Studies, and Creative Writing at the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio.

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Total Books: 8
Day of the Dead/ Dia de los Muertos
2009 - Day of the Dead/ Dia De Los Muertos (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781888205190
ISBN-10: 1888205199

2008 - Drift (Other)Paperback
2007 - Crossing [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788478003716
ISBN-10: 8478003711
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Countering the Counterculture Rereading Postwar American Dissent from Jack Kerouac to Toms Rivera
Drift A Novel
2003 - Drift a Novel (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780312309954
ISBN-10: 0312309953
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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2003 - Drift (Other)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781417629091
ISBN-10: 1417629096
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Crossing (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780927534802
ISBN-10: 0927534800
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Drift (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781877008733
ISBN-10: 1877008737