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Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 19970113
A Latina poet, essayist, and native of El Paso, Mora talks about the region she loves, the inspirations for her work, and how she began her literary life at the age of 40. She reads from her collection of poetry AGUA SANTA: HOLY WATER.
Once called "America's most fiercely honest poet" by Progressive magazine, Alicia Ostriker, the New York State Poet (2018-2020), is also a feminist, critic and scholar. Winner of the William Carlos Williams award and a two-time final...
Alberto Ríos, named Arizona Poet Laureate in 2013, grew up in a mixed family on the Arizona-Mexico border. He discusses his experiences living between languages and cultures in his memoir...