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Where Gringos Don’t Belong

April 27, 2015


Excerpt: They forced the whimpering woman to her knees, then lifting were able to get her to stand. She cried out, hurt, and the woman with the tangled hair flung her jacket aside and yanked the short-sleeved sweatshirt she was wearing beneath it over her head and knotted it to form a sling. She slipped […]


July 5, 2013



Mexico Con Amor: Culture, Politics, Baseball

April 4, 2013


Mexico, baseball, politics, literature–distinct and disconnected topics? Not really. Mexico is a complex country with a rich culture, a turbulent history and a love of sports, all of which have contributed to literature about the country written in both Spanish and English. Mexico Con Amor evokes connections among these topics–and ruptures among them. Comments and […]