Rudolfo Anaya

Rudolfo Anaya

If you enjoy reading a story with authentic characters and a brilliant narrative style then I highly recommend The Rise and Fall of Champagne Sánchez.

Author of Bless Me. Última, Heart of Aztlan and Alburquerque 

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Alan Arkin

Alan Arkin

A vivid and, lively and compelling tale of life in Albuquerque’s barrio. Rudy J. Miera knows his subject inside out and his characters are rich, colorful and complex. I was hooked with the first chapter.”

Winner of Best Supporting Actor Academy Award for Little Miss Sunshine and author of An Improvised Life

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David Richard Jones

David Richard Jones

Reading Rudy J. Miera’s prose is like eating the best carne adovada burrito on Fourth Street. This book gives us the urban Chicano experience in all its rasquache exuberance.”

David Richard Jones, founding artistic director of the Vortex Theatre, professor emeritus, University of New Mexico Department of English 


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….everything just stopped for a moment

and there was a total eclipse of sound…

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Ruppe’s Museum opens in Barelas

Ruppe’s Museum opens in Barelas

Posted by rudyjmiera on Nov 28, 2021

                            The Ruppe’s ‘micro-Museum‘ is now open for visitors at the historic former Drugstore location. In addition to actual artifacts, there are photos, a...

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“DÍa de Los Muertos” Community Altar for viewing

“DÍa de Los Muertos” Community Altar for viewing

Posted by rudyjmiera on Oct 28, 2021

            Rudy J. Miera (left) and Martha Egan (right) in front of the Community Altar are glad to invite the public to view the Corrales Community Altar at Casa Perea, 4829 Corrales Road. The Altar is graced with the Poetry and Artwork...

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Poetry for “Día de Los Muertos” at Casa Perea

Poetry for “Día de Los Muertos” at Casa Perea

Posted by rudyjmiera on Sep 29, 2021

                Poems honoring relatives, friends and ancestors, in Spanish or English, in all styles (Haiku, Free Verse, etc.) are now being accepted for the Corrales Community Altar for the “Día de Los Muertos”...

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Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night” opens at Memorial Park

Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night” opens at Memorial Park

Posted by rudyjmiera on Aug 30, 2021

                                    The Vortex Theater, in partnership with the City of Albuquerque, is once again hosting the New Mexico Shakespeare Festival at Memorial Part in...

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New Mexico Premier of “Lady of Guadalupe”

New Mexico Premier of “Lady of Guadalupe”

Posted by rudyjmiera on Jul 31, 2021

                                The New Mexico Premiere public screening of “Lady of Guadalupe” will take place on Saturday, August 14th at the Taos Community Auditorium. The...

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“3 Words of Wisdom (Los Tres Consejos)” to Premiere on Channel 26

“3 Words of Wisdom (Los Tres Consejos)” to Premiere on Channel 26

Posted by rudyjmiera on Apr 29, 2021

              Actress Juanita Trad, as the “Cuentista (Storyteller)” in “The 3 Words of Wisdom” as part of the Storytellers Project of the “Sense of Wonder Doc-u Moments” Program. “3 Words of...

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