Gustavo Adolfo Aybar on KKUP


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Out of Our Minds is a 45 year old poetry radio show hosted weekly on KKUP Cupertino 91.5fm by Rachelle Escamilla (Poetita) Gustavo Adolfo Aybar is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Kansas City where he received his MA in Romance Languages & Literature. He is a Cave Canem and Artist Inc fellow, plus a member of the Latino Writer's Collective (501c3); his work can be found in their anthology, Primera Pagina: Poetry from the Latino Heartland. Other publications include: Harvest of New Millennium, Black Magnolias Literary Journal, NINE: A Journal of Baseball History & Culture, and Oranges & Sardines. Currently Aybar is working on his second poetry manuscript and on translating the works of Mexican author/playwright Glafira Rocha from Spanish to English. Some translations of Rocha’s stories can be found in the online journals Asymptote, EZRA and the Brooklyn Rail’s InTranslation, where Rocha’s short story “Interspersed Signs” was selected as a Pushcart nominee for Fiction in 2014. He is the winner of the 2016 Willow Books Literature Prize in Poetry

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