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Citizen illegal : poems / José Olivarez.

Citizen illegal : poems

Olivarez, José, author. (Author).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main 811.6 OL41c (Text) 31307023412499 Non Fiction Available -
Westside 811.6 OL41c (Text) 31307023412481 Non Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781608469543
  • ISBN: 1608469549
  • ISBN: 1608465233
  • ISBN: 9781608465231
  • Physical Description: 69 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Haymarket Books, 2018.

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"In this stunning debut, poet José Olivarez explores the story, contradictions, joys, and sorrows that embody life in the spaces between Mexico and America. He paints vivid portraits of good kids, bad kids, families clinging to hope, life after the steel mills, and gentrifying barrios. Drawing on the rich traditions of Latinx and Chicago writers like Sandra Cisneros and Gwendolyn Brooks, Olivarez creates a home out of life in the in-between."-- Provided by publisher
Subject: Mexican Americans > Poetry
Immigrants > Poetry
American poetry > 21st century
Genre: Poetry.

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