An Artist’s Call to Action: Plane Wreck at Los Gatos
Author Interviews

An Artist’s Call to Action: Plane Wreck at Los Gatos

On January 28, 1948, an INS deportation plane crashed near Los Gatos Canyon in Fresno County, California. The victims of the accident included several “Mexican nationals” who lived and worked in the United States. The media referred to the passengers as deportees, never naming them individually. After the wreckage was recovered, the victims were buried in … Continue reading

An Interview with Poet Richard Vargas
Author Interviews / Poets and Poetry

An Interview with Poet Richard Vargas

Richard Vargas is a long-time poet and the founding editor of The Más Tequila Review, a journal of poetry “for the rest of us.” He is a prominent member of the Albuquerque poetry scene, was once nominated for a Pushcart Prize, and has been featured on Garrison Keillor’s The Writer’s Almanac, twice. Here Richard discusses, among … Continue reading