Ricardo Pau-Llosa

Ricardo Pau-Llosa’s sixth collection of poems is Parable Hunter (Carnegie Mellon, 2008). Widely published as an art critic, Pau-Llosa is the focus of forthcoming interviews in The Writer’s Chronicle (AWP) and Saw Palm; he was featured on The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer (PBS) last summer.

Summer 1991


By Ricardo Pau-Llosa

Growing up in Miami any tropical fruit I ate could only be a bad copy of the Real Fruit of Cuba. Exile meant having to consume false food, and knowing […]