MANO’s music editor Sandra Treviño sits down with Peruvian-American writer and poet Suzi F. Garcia for a discussion on reconnecting with her roots, her work, and her recent guest editorship for Poetry Magazine.
For author Grisel Yolanda Acosta, as an Afro-Latina in the U.S., she has always embodied this idea of punk: that which doesn’t conform to the strictures and norms dictated by American society, nor to those expectations of what it means to be Latinx and Black.
John Murillo’s ‘Kontemporary Amerikan Poetry’ does what all great poetry should: it cuts into our lives, infiltrates all the spaces of our thinking.
‘Postcolonial Love Poem’ is a stark reminder, a much-needed one, of the struggles Indigenous folks are still grappling with.
Hector chats with B., a DominiRican poet born and raised in Brooklyn whose first book of poetry ‘B. Notes’ will be out soon
A poem about Latino angst and belonging in today’s concrete jungles, by the poet B., courtesy of Souletri.
Hector chats with Jessica Muñoz, a poet, activist, and the owner of LSC Swag, an ethically sourced clothing brand based in Puerto Rico
Hector chats with Tootie Alvarez, a poet and truck driver in Chicago who writes for Latino Rebels