"Chicano writers from El Paso are the most progressive, open-minded, far-reaching, and inclusive writers of them all."

Octavio Romano

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Chicano(a) Writer news on the web

Not much this morning folks. We will run the interview with Guillermo Reyes author of Madre and I tomorrow, so make sure to check Pluma tomorrow.

We have some guest posts coming by Rigoberto Gonzalez, a post on the Pain of Writing, the Coming Extinction of the Chicano(a) Spanish-Language Novel and Short Story, and more.

On the web

Please check out New play premiers at Breath of Fire in Santa Ana which describes a new play by Cherrie Moraga that just premiered.

Check out this story on Xilonen and poet Graciela B. Ramirez: Xilonen.

A small review of Gary Soto's new book Human Nature has been posted on the Library Journal: "Poor Jesus tired of holding his arms up for centuries./ When were we humans going to be nice,/ So he could come down?" READ MORE.

Catch an article on poet Armando Vazquez and the KEYS Leadership Academy: Read more.

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