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NEW Books from Melissa:
COATLICUE EATS THE APPLE
¡MANTECA!: AN ANTHOLOGY OF AFRO-LATINO POETRY
Bringing together some of the biggest names in Latino poetry with talented newcomers, this Anthology is a celebration of a long history of Afro-Latinidad in the United States. It represents three generations of Afro-Latino poetics from across the country and is published by Arte Público Press as well as available at Amazon and Barnes pocket option legal in india & Noble.
“A welcome addition to the cornucopia of books sharing the poetic voices of the Americas. ¡Manteca!, like its English translation, ‘butter,’ will melt delectably in the mind, creating flavors and nuances to ponder again and again.” — Booklist