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Alejandro Gomez, a young engineer from Caracas, Venezuela explains what it's like living in small town Mount Vernon, Ohio and how the community received him. He compares discriminatory practices in the United States with Venezuela, wonders about rednecks, and comments on the Spanish speaking community in Mount Vernon.
Mount Vernon, Venezuela, Spanish, Immigration, Racial Discrimination, Small Town, Economic Discrimination
Gomez, Alejandro; Feldman, Darleen; and Kennedy, Abby, "Interview with Alejandro Gomez" (1998). Interviews. 4.