Gary Anthony Soto (born April 12, 1952) is an American poet, novelist, and
memoirist. ... He did graduate work in poetry writing at the University of California,
Irvine, where he was the first Mexic...
Gary Soto was born in Fresno, California, on April 12, 1952, to working-class
Mexican-American parents. As a teenager and college student, he worked in the
When did you first start writing? I was twenty and a student at Fresno City College
, when I discovered an array of contemporary American poets. My favorite then ...
In order to understand the influence of an urban setting on Gary Soto's writing, we
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This same person did not excel in early education, and had dreams of becoming
a paleontologist. His name is Gary Soto, and he is recognized for creating ...
Oct 8, 2008 ... One day, a hobo was about to die and Chuy decided to help him but he ... The
hobo did Chuy a favor and tormented Yellow Shoes by going ...
Gary Anthony Soto (born April 12, 1952) is an American author and poet. ...
Whoever your reviewer is obviously did not even read Taking Sides by Gary Soto
In one of his essays, Gary Soto writes that as a child, he had imagined he would "
marry Mexican poor, work Mexican hours, and in the end die a Mexican death,
broke and in despair. ... As long as we did that, there was a reason to be proud.
Sep 10, 2013 ... Gary Soto Poet. I'm saddened ... Delmore Schwartz drank himself to death, and
so did Dylan Thomas. ... Like Byron, we die preparing for battle.