Departments of English and Foreign Languages will host a reading
by Angie Cruz on Tuesday, October 28, at noon in Austin Hall.
Angie Cruz is the author of the novels Soledad and
Let It Rain Coffee, which were both published by Simon
& Schuster. She graduated from the NYU MFA program and has
contributed numerous fiction and non-fiction works to The
New York Times, Latina Magazine, and Callaloo.
She was awarded the Camargo Fellowship, New York Foundation
of the Arts Fellowship, and the Barbara Deming Fund for Women.
She recently adapted Soledad into a film that has been
optioned by Nueva York productions. She currently splits
her time between New York; Turin, Italy; and College Station,
Texas, where she works as an Assistant Professor at Texas A&M.