New Letters
On The Air

Alberto Rios


Interviewed by: Angela Elam

Catalog Number: 100909, 20110930

Alberto Rios, who grew up in a mixed family on the Arizona-Mexico border, tells his experiences living between languages and cultures in his memoir CAPIROTADA, chosen for One Book Arizona. He also reads poems from his 2009 collection THE DANGEROUS SHIRT.

| Interview Year: 2009 | Genre: Poetry |

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Kansas City Literary Events

Becky Mandelbaum

Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Wichita, Kan.


Writers for Readers

Join us at Writers for Readers November 1st,  an evening celebrating the power of expression through creative writing and reading. 


Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.