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Bestselling author Julissa Arce discusses the trials and importance of writing about and for Latinx students in America so they may see someone like them.

“But Where Are You Really From?”

Julissa Arce on Writing For and About Latinx Youth in the Trump Era Julissa Arce is one of the writers featured in our exhibit My America: Immigrant and Refugee Writers

Reyna Grande featured in the American Writers Museum's special exhibit My America: Immigrant and Refugee Writers Today

My America: Reyna Grande

Each week, the My America blog series will introduce you to one of the writers featured in our newest exhibit My America: Immigrant and Refugee Writers Today. The exhibit is designed to elicit

In Their Own Words: Isabel Ibañez

In Their Own Words: Isabel Ibañez

Isabel Ibañez Isabel Ibañez is a graphic designer and illustrator whose debut novel Woven in Moonlight is a "rollicking political fantasy inspired by Bolivian history and

My America: Rigoberto González

Each week, the My America blog series will introduce you to one of the writers featured in our newest exhibit My America: Immigrant and Refugee Writers Today, now open. The exhibit is

In Their Own Words: Susan Muaddi Darraj

In Their Own Words: Susan Muaddi Darraj

Susan Muaddi Darraj Susan Muaddi Darraj is a Palestinian-American writer who has won multiple awards for her short story collections, most notably A Curious Land: Stories

Writing Advice for the New Year

It might be tough to believe, but a new year is upon us and with that comes time for reflection on the past year. In 2019 we hosted more than

New exhibit My America: Immigrant and Refugee Writers Today is now open at the American Writers Museum

Immigrant Writers on Community

At a time when people around the world travel great distances to be home with their families, these immigrant and refugee writers share their feelings on themes such as family,

Pablo Cartaya featured in the American Writers Museum's new exhibit My America

My America: Pablo Cartaya

Each week, the My America blog series will introduce you to one of the writers featured in our new exhibit My America: Immigrant and Refugee Writers Today, opening November 21, 2019. The

My America: Julissa Arce

Each week, the My America blog series will introduce you to one of the writers featured in our new exhibit My America: Immigrant and Refugee Writers Today, opening November 21, 2019. The

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