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Chicano Blood Transfusion: Edward Vidaurre

Chicano Blood Transfusion: Edward Vidaurre

Sometimes the grind of life in modern America sucks Latin@s dry: between the daily micro-aggressions and institutional racism, la gente find themselves drained of that essential chispa. At times like those, we need a Chicano blood transfusion like the one Edward Vidaurre injects straight into our souls in his most recent collection. So just lean […]

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National Free Comic Book Day Hits Comic Book Specialty Shops May 7th

National Free Comic Book Day Hits Comic Book Specialty Shops May 7th

BALTIMORE, MD – On Saturday May 7th, over 2,300 comic book shops across North America and around the world will give out over 6 million comic books—free of charge—during Free Comic Book Day (FCBD). The annual event is one of the most anticipated comic book celebrations of the year as retailers prepare to welcome curious, […]

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La Poeta Power

La Poeta Power

Playful, artful, and wholly memorable, these poems prove Erika Garza-Johnson deserving of her enduring moniker

A year and a half ago, the micro-press FlowerSong Books launched with the debut poetry collection of one of the Rio Grande Valley’s most unique voices—Erika Garza-Johnson, known to many as La Poeta Power. Erika grew up in Elsa, Texas, and has been reading and performing her poetry in the Río Grande Valley since 2001. […]

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AIR GEAR by Oh!Great

AIR GEAR by Oh!Great

by Cayetano Garza Jr. I want to take a little time today to FINALLY talk about a manga that caught my fancy sometime last year. I’ve been planning to do this write up for a long time now, but have had a hard time actually sitting down and writing it out. Part of the problem […]