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BOOK OF THE MONTH: RADICAL HOPE: LETTERS OF LOVE AND DISSENT IN DANGEROUS TIMES, EDITED BY CAROLINA DE ROBERTIS

All is not lost. The future remains unwritten. It is ours to shape.       ---Carolina De Robertis

Love not hate makes America great Fight for Democracy / Fight like a girl I’m with her & her & her & her & her & her & her & her & her & her Viva la vulva We can we will I have been to the future and                                         We won Resist defend love The seas are rising but so are we         ---signs from the Women’s March on DC


The Latina Book Club has chosen RADICAL HOPE, an anthology of letters of “Love and Dissent in Dangerous Times” as its Book of the Month.  This anthology, edited by author and activist Carolina De Robertis, is a “Symphony of Voices” of both Latinos and non-Latinos written in letter-essays.  The authors are leading novelists, journalists, poets, activists and political thinkers.  These brave, bold writers include Junot Diaz, Reyna Grande, Christina Garcia, Aya De Leon, Jewelle Gomez, and Luis Alberto Urrea, as well as Lisa See, …