By Raquel Reichard | 07/21/2016 - 13:14
Pulitzer prize-winning author Junot Díaz just picked up another major accolade: the Literature Award at the 29th Annual Hispani
By Raquel Reichard | 11/04/2015 - 09:38
On Tuesday, cultural, intellectual and political Latino leaders signed a statement criticizing Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trum
By Raquel Reichard | 10/26/2015 - 09:59
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Junot Díaz has once again been called "unpatriotic" for criticizing the
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 09/24/2013 - 12:30
Love. Obsessive love, illicit love, fading love, maternal love -- that's the premise behind Junot Diaz's latest book. (And if you haven't read it yet, you definitely should!)
We spoke with the Dominican American Pulitzer Prize winning author about the deluxe edition of This is How You Lose Her (scheduled to be released on October 31), his love for Latin women and how society affects the way Latino men view relationships.
By Amaris Castillo | 05/28/2013 - 13:23
Junot Díaz received an honorary doctorate from Brown University on Sunday. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the acclaimed writer received one of six honorary doctorate degrees from the Ivy League institution in Providence, Rhode Island.
By Sugey Palomares | 03/27/2013 - 15:08
By Samantha Leal | 10/02/2012 - 09:51
The recipients of the MacArthur Fellowships (also known as "Genius Grants") have been named for 2012. Included in the list of 23 outstanding individuals are two Latinos: Natalia Almada, the 37-year-old filmmaker who resides in both Mexico City and New York and Junot Diaz, the 43-year-old Dominican-American writer.
By Celia San Miguel | 09/13/2012 - 17:00
Five years ago, Dominican American Jersey boy Junot Diaz’s debut novel, The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction, making him just the second Latino to achieve this honor, following Oscar Hijuelos (The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love).
By Fox News Latino | 10/13/2011 - 14:24
Dominican American writer Junot Díaz didn’t always feel accepted as a child. In an interview with Fox News Latino, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author spoke about growing up in the 80s as an immigrant and feeling rejected by both his Latino and black peers.
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