Carmen Boullosa has published 15 novels, most recently Tejas, La virgen y el violín, El complot de los románticos, and Las paredes hablan. Her novels in English translation are Texas: The Great Theft; They’re Cows, We’re Pigs; Leaving Tabasco; and Cleopatra Dismounts. She has received the Xavier Villaurrutia Prize in Mexico, the Anna Seghers and LiBeraturpreis in Germany, and the Café Gijón Prize in Madrid. She is a member of Mexico’s Sistema Nacional de Creadores. Mike Wallace, Distinguished Professor of History at John Jay College of Criminal Justice of the City University of New York and the CUNY Graduate Center, and founder of the Gotham Center for New York City History, won the Pulitzer Prize for History for his book Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898 (Oxford University Press), co-written with Edwin Burrows. He is a cofounder of the Radical History Review and author of the essay collection Mickey Mouse History (1996).
JOAQUÍN ARCHIVALDO GUZMÁN LOERA, known as “El Chapo,” was recaptured by Mexican marines in January. It was the latest ...