National Latinx/Hispanic Heritage month is celebrated annually, from September 15 to October 15, to honor the culture, traditions, and contributions of Hispanic and Latinx Americans. MIT Reads members share the works by Hispanic and Latinx writers that they’ve been reading this month:
Aristotle and Dante discover the secrets of the universe / Benjamin Alire Sáenz
Borderlands = La frontera / Gloria Anzaldúa ; with an introduction by Sonia Saldívar-Hull
Comfort Measures Only : New and Selected Poems, 1994-2016 / Rafael Campo
The five acts of Diego León : a novel / Alex Espinoza
Her Body and Other Parties : stories / Carmen Maria Machado
The house of the spirits / Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Magda Bogin
LatiNext / edited by Felicia Rose Chavez, José Olivarez and Willie Perdomo
Love after the riots / by Juan Felipe Herrera
Se habla español : voces latinas en USA / seleccíon de Edmundo Paz Soldán y Alberto Fuguet
The wind shifts : new Latino poetry / edited by Francisco Aragón ; foreword by Juan Felipe Herrera
Woman hollering creek, and other stories / Sandra Cisneros
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