Rich Villar

The Center Cannot Hold: Aquí Estamos, All Up on Your Summer Reading List

Turning and turning in the widening gyre The falcon cannot hear the falconer; Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world, The blood-dimmed tide is loosed, and everywhere The ceremony of innocence is drowned; The best lack all conviction, while the worst Are full of passionate intensity. —excerpt from […]

  • May 28, 2015
  • 5:31 PM

It’s Not About Being on a Cup, Chipotle

We don’t need to be on a cup. That’s not the point. The point is actually a box. A school district in Arizona can box up and physically remove from classrooms seven books in a Mexican-American studies program, and then place the rest on a watch list of literature not to be taught. The point is the […]

  • May 21, 2014
  • 7:17 AM

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