Francisco A. Lomelí is a Professor Emeritus from the Chicana/o Studies and Spanish and Portuguese Departments at the University of California at Santa Barbara. He has written extensively on Chicana/o and Latin American literatures with a particular emphasis on literary history, theory of the novel, Southwestern culture and Spanglish. Among some of his publications are: Handbook of Hispanic Cultures in the United States: Literature and Culture (l993), Aztlán: Essays on the Chicano Homeland (second edition, 2017, co-eds. R. Anaya and E. Lamadrid), Historical Dictionary of U.S. Latino Literature (20l8, co-eds. D. Urioste and M. Villaseñor) and Routledge Handbook of Chicana/o Studies (2019, co-eds. D. Segura and E. Benjamin-Labarthe).
Juan Felipe Herrera: A Poet in Movement
Francisco A. Lomelí considers “Every Day We Get More Illegal” by Juan Felipe Herrera....