Chicano Lit

“Are Mexican-American Writers Obligated To Write About Donald Trump?” A Brown Dude Explains

“Are Mexican-American Writers Obligated To Write About Donald Trump?” A Brown Dude Explains

I’ve written exactly one thing on Donald Trump. One piece felt like enough at the time—Got him!—though as a Mexican-American writer, I find myself wondering how many ways one could/should write about the phenomenon that is the rise of Trump and contemporary populist American bigotry. I’ve wondered too is that even my role as a…