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Alex Espinoza

Alex Espinoza is the author of The Five Acts of Diego León (Random House, 2013) and Still Water Saints (Random House, 2007). He is the recipient of a 2014 fellowship in prose from the National Endowment for the Arts and an American Book Award. He is a visiting associate professor and director of the bilingual MFA in creative writing/creative media at California State University, Los Angeles.



The Men We Used to Be

Summer 2015 | Fiction

A man in drag holding a baby walked into a diner. Sounds like a bad joke, I know. But it wasn’t. Standing near the front door of Rosie’s there was an honest-to-goodness cross-dresser cradling a little boy, holding the bundle so tight that f [...]