Being a part of an immigrant family, photographer Astorga has not had the chance to travel much even within her home state of California. Trips through class, clubs and events sponsored by Loyola Marymount University have provided her with the opportunity to visit places like Catalina Island right off the coast of L.A. and see things she and her family had only talked and dreamed of.
Astorga Contreras, Guadalupe
"Only 45 Minutes Away,"
First-Gen Voices: Creative and Critical Narratives on the First-Generation College Experience: Vol. 5
, Article 17.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.lmu.edu/fgv/vol5/iss1/17