A Man Ugly, Strong and Proper, or Narciso Reyes, You Are My Destiny by Sandra Cisneros

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This First Proof contains an excerpt from Caramelo. This article is only available in print. However, you may purchase a pdf of the issue in which this article appears, here.

Junot Díaz by Edwidge Danticat
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Born on October Fourth by Armando Suárez Cobián

We dreamed of meeting in a European city on her birthday.

Loosing My Espanish by H.G. Carillo

. . . Castro’s coming down from La Sierra Maestra wasn’t the first time Batista fled the island, señores, no. T

Our Lady of the Assassins by Fernando Vallejo

This First Proof contains an excerpt from Our Lady of the Assassins.

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BOMB 81, Fall 2002

Featuring interviews with Jane Hammond, Walid Ra’ad, Martina Kudlacek, Mahmoud Darwish, Jeffrey Eugenides, Steve Reich, Beryl Korot, and Christopher Shinn

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