Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20100917; 20120810
Writer and activist Luis J. Rodriguez is an influential Latino poet and founder of Tia Chucacha Press. He shares poetry and fiction that celebrates the indigenous North American people, and the vanished industrial jobs that brought them to America.
In part one of this conversation, Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads from her book, ...
A holiday favorite, this highly anthologized short story is read by the late author Grace Paley. "The Loudest Voice" is an amusing tale about a little Jewish girl, chosen to play the lead in her school's Christmas pageant, and her ...
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