El Norte - Sarah Angiolelli Anthropology 110 El Norte Extra...

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Sarah Angiolelli Anthropology 110 El Norte Extra Credit Assignment 1.In the movie, “El Norte”, how did he peasants of the village (closed corporate community) make their livelihood? Were they pleased with their plight? Why? Enrique and Rosa’s father Arturo picks coffee beans. They were manual laborers. They did not like their jobs because the conditions they were forced to work in were bad. They protested and were punished. 2.What is the ethnicity of Enrique and Rosa? Enrique and Rosa were Mayan Indians. When they traveled to Mexico they tried to tell everyone they were Mexican. 3.Why did Enrique and Rosa leave their village? According to the movie, what was happening in the Guatemalan countryside that compels many peasants to flee their villages? The Guatemalan Army killed their family and seized their land. They had nothing left and then did not want to be killed as well. 4.Why was it NOT easy for Enrique and Rosa to leave their community? Enrique and Rosa lived in a closed corporate community and they are known for
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