Julian Talamantez Brolaski

Julian Talamantez Brolaski

Julian Talamantez Brolaski is the author of Of Mongrelitude (2017), Advice for Lovers (2012), gowanus atropolis (2011), and coeditor of NO GENDER: Reflections on the Life & Work of kari edwards (2009). It is the lead singer and rhythm guitarist in the country bands Juan & the Pines (NYC) and The Western Skyline (Oakland). Brolaski is currently researching and editing a book on Mescalero Apache ceremony with its grandmother, Inés Talamantez. 

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"I was initially very surprised by how unique each performer can make a poem. Even if twenty different kids are reciting the same poem, they will each make it their own and interpret it the way that they want to. "
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