Marjorie Agosín


Marjorie Agosín born Berkeley, CA June 15, 1955. Chilean-American poet, novelist; professor; celebrated nonviolent resistance of women; “Tapestries of Hope: Threads of Love”


I honor each one of the 3000 people that died in the Trade Center and everywhere, but if you think of all the millions of people that have died in wars elsewhere, we are still very blessed, and I don't think retaliation to Afghanistan or Iraq was the answer.” (Blackbird interview, Sept. 27, 2014; photo lanic.utexas)