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Painted Cities free pdf To those outside it, Pilsen is a vast barrio on the south side of Chicago. To Alexai Galaviz-Buziszewski, it is a world of violence and decay and beauty, of nuance and pure chance. It is a place where the smell of cooking frijoles is washed away by that of dead fish in the river, where vendettas are a daily routine, and where a fourteen-year-old immigrant might hold the ability bring people back from the dead.
Simultaneously tough and tender, these stories mark the debut of a writer poised to represent his city's literature for decades to come.

About Alexai Galaviz-Budziszewski

Alexai Galaviz-Budziszewski grew up in the Pilsen neighborhood on the south side of Chicago. He has taught in the Chicago public school system and is currently a high school counselor for students with disabilities. In his spare time he builds and repairs motorcycles.

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Author : Alexai Galaviz-Budziszewski
Publisher : McSweeney's Books
Data Published : 18 March 2014
ISBN : 1938073800
EAN : 9781938073809
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 300 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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