This fortnight's Chicanonautica over at La Bloga is all about bilingual poetry, and reviews Charlie Vázquez' Meditations/Mediatciones – Bronx/Salsa, and Emanuel Xavier's anthology Me No Habla with Acento: Contemporary Latino Poetry. So, the extras here at Mondo Ernesto are poetical:
First, a teaser about Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales' Chicano classic I am Joaquin:
Next, Victor Hernández Cruz gives some advice that has again become relevant:
And I even found one of Charlie Vázquez reading one of the poems from his book:
Finally, so we don't start taking ourselves too serioso here.