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On Junot Diaz, The Kennedy Center and Affirmative Action [Latino History Series]

An awesome thing happened today when Junot Diaz, author of the meritorious and raw The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao and more recently This Is How You Lose Her, won the MacArthur Award / Grant. As a fellow Dominican, my initial thought was, “Watch how many new cousins, aunts, and former lovers he suddenly has after the news breaks …

Jose VilsonOn Junot Diaz, The Kennedy Center and Affirmative Action [Latino History Series]