Posts Tagged ‘The Brief and Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao’

Family Literacy Day With Special Guest Junot Diaz Today @ Gregorio Luperon High School

Family Literacy Day With Special Guest Junot Diaz Today @ Gregorio Luperon High School

Pulitzer-Prize winning author and friend to the UC will be taking part in the festivities at Gregorio Luperon High School (501 W. 165th St.) today from 5 to 7 p.m. Reception follows from 7:30 to 10 p.m., at 809 Lounge (112 Dyckman St.).  Free books will be given to all the children in attendance. Sponsored [...]


Actor Elvis Nolasco does brief take on ‘Oscar Wao’ – NY Daily News

BY MAITE JUNCO Actor Elvis Nolasco couldn’t put down Junot Diaz’s “The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao” when the novel came out in 2007. “I fell in love with it,” said Nolasco, who saw members of his own Dominican family reflected in the characters of the multigenerational work that won the Pulitzer Prize. The [...]


A Night Uptown With Junot Diaz

A Night Uptown With Junot Diaz

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) Photography by Art By Dj Boy (@ArtByDjBoy) Junot Diáz, to use his own terminology, kicks supreme ass. Not only does the man possess a razor-sharp intellect but he is also amazingly down-to-earth, peppering his spot on commentary with a few choice curse words for emphasis. Junot may have won a Pulitzer [...]


A NIGHT WITH JUNOT DIAZ…

Click here to buy tickets: https://www.ovationtix.com/trs/pe/8515295 For any questions contact: Camila Mateo camila.m.mateo@gmail.com

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