The recipient of Guggenheim and NEA fellowships, and of various international artist residencies, he writes a monthly Latino book column, now entering its fifth year, for the El Paso Times of Texas. He is contributing editor for Poets & Writers Magazine, a member of the National Book Critics Circle, and an Associate Professor of English and Latino Studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Difficult to put down. Each poem is full of emotions- pain, sorrow, love, lust- and lots of sex. I can quote the book for days.Published on June 24, 2013 by lmnopita
There are few writers as capable and dangerous as Gonzalez. His images, no matter how shocking, come out so enviably true that it's difficult to put this poetry book down. Read morePublished on December 10, 2007 by Matthew T. Mason