Junot Díaz

Junot Díaz on 'De-colonial Love', Revolution and More [Video]

Watch an excerpt of the Pulitzer Prize and MacArthur “Genius” grant winner’s keynote address at Colorlines.com’s Facing Race 2012 conference.

Junot Díaz, Louise Erdrich Among National Book Award Nominees

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Junot Díaz Thanks 'Teachers and Librarians' for Genius Grant

The Pulitzer Prize-winning author shows some love to the folks who helped him develop his passion for books.

Junot Díaz Calls DREAM Act 'A Tiny Little Bone' for People Who Deserve More

“I think the DREAM Act is a tiny little bone that they throw in to a community that deserves a lot more, and certainly I think it’s nice and important but we should be able to recognize the community–the people who do the heavy lifting–and stop afflicting them.”

Junot Díaz Nearly Causes a Riot at New York City Book Signing

Some 200 Junot Díaz fans were turned away as the author made his first public appearance since the release of his new book.

Junot Díaz Returns to Short Stories in 'This Is How You Lose Her'

The Pulitzer winner’s new collection of story tracks a man’s struggles with fidelity, beginning with him cheating on his girlfriend and ending with him cheating on his fiancee with 50 different women.

Junot Diaz Talks About Why He Writes About Race

Paula M. L. Moya says she’s always been struck by how interviewers avoid asking Dominican-American fiction author Junot Diaz about race, even though he writes about race.

Junot Díaz to Publish New Book One Month Ahead of Keynote at Facing Race

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Dominican-American, Pulitzer Prize winning Fiction author is releasing a new collection of short stories in September.