Aldo Amparán

Aldo Amparán is a queer, Mexican American poet born and raised in the border cities of El Paso, TX, USA, and Ciudad Juárez, CHIH, MX. He is a CantoMundo Fellow and finalist for the Alice James Award. His work has appeared in, or is forthcoming from, Gulf Coast, the Normal School, Poetry Northwest, Washington Square Review, and elsewhere. Find him online at