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Lucas Iberico Lozada

Lucas Iberico Lozada is a PhD candidate in Literature & Creative Writing at the University of Southern California. He splits his time between Philadelphia and Los Angeles. 


The Descendant

Summer 2021 | Essays

I grew up in a leafy first-ring suburb of a segregated Rust Belt city. My childhood lay on the sunny side of the Clinton years, my parents taking full advantage of immigration policies that favored highly skilled foreign workers.