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On The Air
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.
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Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill
Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill was born in the UK, but was sent to live with her aunt in Ireland at age five. Now considered one of the country's leading poets writing all in Irish, she has won numerous awards for her books of poetry and essays, with ...