The Politics of Patronage

Image Description: This is and Image of the cover of the book. It reads The Politics of Patronage Lawyers, Philanthropy, and the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund By Benjamin Márquez.
Márquez, B. The Politics of Patronage. University of Texas Press, 2021.

IRH Fellow:

Benjamin Márquez REI Fellow, (2018-2019).

Synopsis: 

The first book about the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, the influential work it has done for the Latina/o community, and the issues stemming from its dependence on large philanthropic organizations.