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Éric Morales-Franceschini

Éric Morales-Franceschini is Assistant Professor of English and Latin American Studies at the University of Georgia. He is author of Autopsy of a Fall, winner of the 2020 Gloria Anzaldúa Poetry Prize, and The Epic of Cuba Libre: The Mambí, Mythopoetics, and Liberation (University of Virginia Press, 2022). His reviews, essays, and poetry have been published at AGNI, Tropics of Meta, Newfound, Journal of Postcolonial WritingComparative LiteratureBerkeley Poetry ReviewMuzzle, Acentos Review, and Kweli, among others.

A “woke” remake that peddles in symbolic representation is not the film Puerto Ricans deserve.

Éric Morales-Franceschini
Ross Gay Dr J Be Holding

In ‘Be Holding,’ celebrated poet Ross Gay interweaves the legacy of one of basketball’s greatest moments with a meditation on Black resilience.

Éric Morales-Franceschini