Fred Arroyo

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Sown in Earth

Essays of Memory and Belonging

The University of Arizona Press

Heart-wrenching autobiographical stories from an award-winning Latinx writer.

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Western Avenue and Other Fictions

The University of Arizona Press

In this soulful collection of short stories, Arroyo shows us internal and external conflicts that are deeply rooted in—and affected by—place. A bodega, a university town, a factory, a Chicago street, some dusty potato fields: here is where we encounter ordinary people who work, dream, love, and persist in the face of violence, bereavement, disappointment, and loss—particularly the loss of mothers, fathers, and loved ones.

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The Region of Lost Names

The University of Arizona Press

Remember that the dream of one is the dream of everyone. Ernest is searching for a place where he can live beyond his past. His family has returned to Puerto Rico, and Ernest remains in the States, desiring only distance from his memories of childhood displacement and work, his parents' tumultuous relationship, and his own love for ...

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