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Plantains and Our Becoming by Melania Luisa Marte

Melania is a writer, poet, and musician from New York living between the Dominican Republic and Texas.

Last Updated on June 7, 2024 by BiblioLifestyle

Ep. 134 Plantains and Our Becoming by Melania Luisa Marte

Plantains and Our Becoming by Melania Luisa Marte

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How does an author use poetry to explore her identity, culture, and ancestry?  In this episode, we delve deep into the poetic landscape with Melania Luisa Marte, author of the debut poetry collection, “Plantains and Our Becoming.”  Melania shares her enthusiasm for poetry, the thought process behind her book, and the significance of cultural symbols in her work.

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ABOUT MELANIA LUISA MARTE

Melania Luisa Marte is an American writer, poet, and musician from New York living between Dallas and The Dominican Republic. Marte’s poetry explores her Caribbean roots, intersectionality, and self-love. Her most viral poem “Afro-Latina” was featured by Instagram on their IG TV for National Poetry Month and has garnered over 9 million views. Her work has also been featured across numerous platforms.

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