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Luis Rodriguez

Poetry

Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson

Catalog Number: 19920124

Raised in the barrio of east Los Angeles where he fought with gangs and witnessed bloodshed at an early age, Rodriguez is a poet and editor with his own small press. Rodriguez reads poems and talks about trying to save his own son from gang life.

| Subject Matter: Latino | Interview Year: 1992 | Genre: Poetry |

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Thomas Fox Averill

Thursday, March 1, 2018
Wichita, Kan.

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New Letters on the Air Archive Audio on The Paris Review Podcast

The Paris Review’s podcast for Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, will feature John Ashbery reading his poem “Soonest Mended,” from a 1986 New Letters on the Air program. More information and links to The Paris Review Podcast here.

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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.