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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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