Charles Bowden with Avi Lewis


photo of Charles Bowden with Avi Lewis
Charles Bowden

Charles Bowden (1945-2014) was the author of scores of books including A Shadow in the City: Confessions of an Undercover Drug Warrior; Down By the River: Drugs, Money, Murder and Family; Juárez: The...

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photo of Charles Bowden with Avi Lewis
Avi Lewis

Avi Lewis is an award-winning Canadian television journalist and documentary filmmaker. He is well known for his 2004 documentary The Take, a story of hope and resistance in the global economy that...

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About this Event

I have been coming to this city [Ciudad Juárez] for thirteen years, and naturally, I have, like everyone here, an investment in the dead. And the living. Here is a story, and like all stories here, like Miss Sinaloa, it tantalizes and floats in the air, and then vanishes.

- From Murder City

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Audio from this Event

Charles Bowden read from his work, then joined in conversation with Avi Lewis | Duration: 1:17:52

Video from this Event

Charles Bowden was introduced by Avi Lewis, then read from his work.

Charles Bowden in conversation with Avi Lewis.


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