When My Brother Was an Aztec by Natalie Diaz

When My Brother Was an Aztec

Natalie Diaz

nonfiction lgbtqia+ poetry emotional reflective fast-paced

103 pages | first published 2012


"I write hungry sentences," Natalie Diaz once explained in an interview, "because they want more and more lyricism and imagery to satisfy them." This debut collection is a fast-paced tour of Mojave life and family narrative: A sister fights for or...
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