land grant activism


V.22 No.24 | 6/13/2013
Reies López Tijerina
Jakob Schiller

News Feature

Who is Reies López Tijerina?

A reappraisal of a folk hero

Academic and author David Correia looks to the land grant movement’s future by first examining the problematic legacy and cult of personality surrounding New Mexican folk hero Reies López Tijerina.