Here's How Junot Díaz Helped President Obama Survive in the White House
How Junot Díaz Helped President Barack Obama Survive in the White House
By Raquel Reichard | 01/17/2017 - 11:01

President Barack Obama is a bookworm, and among his favorite authors: Junot Díaz.


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Junot Díaz Says "Radical Hope" is Our "Best Weapon" Under a Donald Trump Presidency
Junot Díaz Says "Radical Hope" is Our "Best Weapon" Under a Donald Trump Presidency
By Raquel Reichard | 11/16/2016 - 11:47

It’s been a week since Donald Trump was elected the 45th president, and many of us are still feeling numb.


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This Junot Diaz Poem Recognizes The True Meaning of Latino Heroism
This Junot Díaz Poem Recognizes The True Meaning of Latino Heroism
By Barbara Gonzalez | 11/02/2016 - 14:30

Junot Díaz never ceases to amaze us with his imeccable talent for portraying the Latinx community in the radiant light we deserve. 


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Junot Díaz to be Honored at this Year's Hispanic Heritage Awards
Junot Díaz to be Honored at this Year's Hispanic Heritage Awards
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


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14 Books By Latinx Authors You Should Know About
9 Books By Latinx Authors You Should Know About
By Barbara Gonzalez | 06/19/2016 - 13:00

The sun is finally out and vacation season is here. Need a book to read on your flight, on the beach or anywhere else you're chilling this summer? These books are definitely for you.


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Latino Cultural, Intellectual and Political Leaders Sign Declaration Against Trump
Latino Cultural, Intellectual and Political Leaders Sign Declaration Against Trump
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


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Dominican Consul Calls Junot Díaz "Anti-Dominican," Strips Medal
Dominican Consul Calls Junot Díaz "Anti-Dominican," Strips Medal
By Raquel Reichard | 10/26/2015 - 09:59

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Junot Díaz has once again been called "unpatriotic" for criticizing the


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EXCLUSIVE: Junot Diaz
EXCLUSIVE: Junot Diaz Talks 'This is How You Lose Her,' Latino Men & His Love for Latinas
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.


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Junot Diaz Gets Honorary Doctorate From Brown University
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.


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Junot Diaz on The Colbert Report
How Sweet! Colbert Gives Junot Diaz 'F U' Sweatshirt (VIDEO)
By Sugey Palomares | 03/27/2013 - 15:08

Pulitzer prize-winning author Junot Diaz paid comedian Stephen Colbert a visit on Monday night's Colbert Report.


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