Sandra Cisneros born Chicago, IL December 20, 1954. Poet and novelist; WILPF Sponsor, Jane Addams Peace Award.
"We make peace by being peaceful, every single day, every moment, with all the people we come in contact with. . . Peace is contagious, just like anger. If you make yourself peaceful, they will be peaceful too." (Cal State Dominguez, Sept. 11, 2007; photo schoolworkhelper.net)