After finishing the behemoth that is 2666 by Roberto Bolano, I became fascinated by the real ‘Santa Theresa’ – Ciudad Juarez. I researched online, and helped by some handily timed British TV programs about the Drugs Cartels (an episode of Unreported World in particular) developed my understanding of the situation, and utter sadness of the situation for those affected by the troubles whilst trying to lead a normal life. 1,382 more words