Octavio Solis

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Octavio Solis is a playwright, director and fiction writer, whose works have been produced in theaters across the country. His fiction and short plays have appeared in numerous publications. His new book, "Retablos," recently won the 2019 Silver Indies Award for Book of the Year from Foreword Reviews.

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Retablos: Stories From a Life Lived Along the Border
Nuestras Raices
City Lights Publishers
October 2019
ISBN 9780872867864
176 pages
$15.95, INSTORE
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Seminal moments, rites of passage, crystalline vignettes--a memoir about growing up brown at the U. More/less

Octavio Solis: The River Plays
Nuestras Raices
NoPassport Press
February 2010
ISBN 9780578048819
413 pages
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This volume collects three of US Latino playwright Octavio Solis' most exciting plays about US-Mexico border relations. More/less

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