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American Latino Success
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Joaquin Zijuatanejo

Nationally Awarded Poet

 

Joaquín Zihuatanejo is a poet, spoken word artist, and award-winning teacher. Born and raised in the barrio of East Dallas, in his work Joaquín strives to capture the duality of the Chicano culture. Sometimes brutal, but always honest his work depicts the essence of barrio life, writing about a youth that existed somewhere between the streets of the barrio and the dream wanderings of a boy who found refuge in a world of stories and poems.

Events

Chicago Deal Makers Reception July 31, 2019

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 05:30 PM

2019 National Tour

Thursday, May 02, 2019 at 12:00 PM through December 19, 2019

National Tour 2018

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 12:00 PM through December 13, 2018
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