Luis J. Rodriguez

Luis J. Rodriguez

Season 3: Raising the bar for.. The Social Order Luis J. Rodriguez has emerged as one of the leading Chicano writers in the country with fifteen published books in memoir, fiction, nonfiction, children’s literature, and poetry. Luis’ poetry has won a Poetry Center Book Award, a PEN Josephine Miles Literary Award, and a Paterson Poetry Book Prize, among others. His [...]

May 1, 2012 at 10:12 am 0 comments

Luis J. Rodriguez: on The Social Order

Luis J. Rodriguez: on The Social Order

                You can’t have street cred if you’ve never been in the streets. Luis J. Rodriguez has enough cred for Crips and Bloods to give the man his props, both as a former gang member and as… an award-winning author.   Luis — whose books include the ground-breaking high school classic, Always Running: [...]

March 13, 2012 at 4:48 pm 1 comment