Biography of Luis Valdez


Study Guides on Works by Luis Valdez

The phrase "los vendidos" has two meanings when translated into English; "the sold ones", and "the sellouts". Neither translation speaks highly of the central characters in this one-act play by Chicano playwright Luis Valdez; the play takes a...

Zoot Suit was writen by Luis Valdez, a Mexican-American playwright and director who is widely known as the father of Mexican-American Theater. Valdez was the Founder of El Teatro Campesino in California. El Teatro Compesino was a theater composed...