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Houston Poet Lupe Mendez Grew up With Feet in Two Worlds

December 23, 2021 | By Roberto José Andrade Franco

The poet Lupe Mendez is an animated storyteller. He’ll change the tone of his voice, switching between English and Spanish as he speaks softer and then louder.

Texas State Poet Laureate Emmy Pérez Draws Inspiration from the Rio Grande Valley

February 27, 2020 | By Lori Moffatt

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