In an effort to understand the way that perceptions shape the relationship between the two countries and how these perceptions have shifted over time, the Woodrow Wilson Center's Mexico Institute and Letras Libres magazine organized a conference in Washington, DC on "Perceptions and Misconceptions: How We See Each Other in Mexico-U.S. Relations," on February 27, 2004. The conference brought together writers, journalists, businesspeople, and diplomats from both countries to address the ways that we represent each other and interact with each other across the shared border. PLEASE DOWNLOAD REPORT DOCUMENT FOR FULL SUMMARY