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.
In part one of this conversation, Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads from her book, ...
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