When We Love Someone We Sing to Them
by Ernesto Martínez Reflections Press Fall 201832 pages
From the publisher: When We Love Someone We Sing to Them reframes a cultural tradition to include LGBTQ experience. In this book we learn about the Mexican tradition of singing to family and loved ones through one small boy who naturally assumes the tradition includes him and his experience.
Ernesto Martínez is an associate professor in the Department of Ethnic Studies. Also in the works is a movie to accompany this book.