Farid Matuk


Found in Translation

by | Fri, Jan 16, 2004 at 12:00 am CST


Border Talk

Former roofer, onion picker, janitor, theologian and Catholic priest, Benjamin Alire Sáenz is now a prize winning essayist, novelist, poet, and activist passionately in love with El Paso and its people. I was drawn to his most recent collection of … Read More



Buscando América

Come closer to me,Push close my lovers and takethe best I possess,Yield closer and closer and give methe best you possess.–Walt Whitman, from the poem A Song for Occupations, 1855 This is a love letter to six cities and to … Read More