Mon December 30, 2013
PERSPECTIVES: Of Mice & Mascots
Louie welcomes Dr. Roberto Avant-Meir, Associate Professor of Communication at UTEP. Roberto reads the audio essay, "Of Mice and Mascots," which tells of his love of baseball, his initial excitement about a Triple-A team coming to El Paso, and his disappointment in the team's mascot, which he believes falls into long-held stereotypes about Mexicans and Hispanics.
Aired Dec. 28, 2013.