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Jose B. Gonzalez

Author's Bio

* Featured in nationally syndicated show, American Latino TV * Featured in Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education * Appeared as guest poet on Univision's El Show de Analeh Jose B. Gonzalez was born in San Salvador, El Salvador and immigrated to New London, Connecticut at the age of eight. He knew no English and now holds a Ph.D. in English. He has been contributor to National Public Radio and has presented at Harvard University, Yale University, and other colleges throughout the country. He infuses his presentations with a mix of poetry, humor, and social commentary. He is also the founder and editor of LatinoStories.Com.

Publications and Prizes

Anthologies:
Coloring Book (Rattlecat Press, 2004)
Journals:
Calabash, Callaloo, OCHO, Palabra, Quercus Review, Sixers Review, The Acentos Review, The Teacher's Voice
Prizes:
NEATE Poet of the Year Fulbright Scholar AHHE Latino Faculty of the Year CT NAME Multicultural Faculty fo the Year

Jose B. Gonzalez Resume

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Listing last updated: June 12, 2011

More Information

Listed as:
Poet
Gives readings?
Yes
Travels for readings?
Yes
Identifies as:
Latino/Latina
Prefers to work with:
Adults, At Risk Youth, Children, Teachers
Fluent in:
English, Spanish
Born in:
Ciudad Delgado
Raised in:
New London, CT

Reviews, Recordings, and Interviews

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