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Award-winning Chicago poet and author Ana Castillo is confronting her identity

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Justin Kaufmann and Ana Castillo

Distinguished poet, novelist, short story writer, essayist, editor and playwright Ana Castillo joins Justin to talk about her new memoir, “Black Dove: Mama, Mi’jo, and Me.” Ana discusses her writing process, going to write in New Mexico, her family story, centering her story on the concept of identity, how much of her story was passed down and being one of the leaders in Chicana literature.

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