- Carmen Tafolla
Dr. Carmen Tafolla is the Poet Laureate of the State of Texas. Author of more than 20 books, Tafolla was called by Rigoberto Gonzáles “the Zora Neale Hurston of the Chicano Community”and by Alex Haley “a world-class writer.” Tafolla, a native of the West-Side barrios of San Antonio, has been published in English, Spanish, German, French, and Bengali.
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Join us Friday August 19:
One week after the brutal attack on author @SalmanRushdie, the NY literary community is rallying in solidarity and presenting public readings from Rushdie's works on the steps of @nypl on 5th Avenue.
#StandWithSalman. Details: https://pen.org/event/stand-with-salman/
There's a "before" & "after" to the new #SalmanRushdie affair. This terrorist attack requires a strong reply. So, in @TheAtlantic, my call for the author of #TheSatanicVerses, and my dear friend, Salman Rushdie, to receive the #NobelPrize in Literature. https://bit.ly/3JZ22vX