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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“Curandera – Elena Avila” mini-Documentary film on VIMEO

“Curandera – Elena Avila” mini-Documentary film on VIMEO

Posted by rudyjmiera on Nov 28, 2020

            Rudy J. Miera’s mini-Documentary film on Curandera and Curanderismo Master Teacher Elena Avila is now available for viewing on VIMEO. The Free Streaming short film can be viewed at : https://vimeo.com/480971466...

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Poet Laureate for Village of Corrales

Poet Laureate for Village of Corrales

Posted by rudyjmiera on Oct 29, 2020

  Mayor Jo Anne Roake has named local Poet and Novelist Rudy J. Miera as the Poet Laureate for the village of Corrales. Rudy is collaborating with Melissa Chandler, the Youth services Director for the Corrales Library to promote writing by initiating the...

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Documentary Film streaming at the Guild Cinema

Documentary Film streaming at the Guild Cinema

Posted by rudyjmiera on Sep 25, 2020

                          Rudy J. Miera’s short Documentary Film, “Curandera : Maclovia” is streaming online ( for Free !) at the Guild Cinema website. The 19-minute...

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International Latino Book Awards Ceremony on September 12th

International Latino Book Awards Ceremony on September 12th

Posted by rudyjmiera on Aug 24, 2020

                  The official announcement of the winners in the International Latino Books Awards will take place, online, on September 12th, 2020. “After Hours in Aztlán” is a Finalist in the “Drama and...

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“After Hours In Aztlán” Finalist in the International Latino Books Awards

“After Hours In Aztlán” Finalist in the International Latino Books Awards

Posted by rudyjmiera on Jul 31, 2020

                “After Hours in Aztlán”, the new novel by Rudy J. Miera, is one of 4 Finalists in the Best Novel – Adventure or Drama category of the 2020 International Latino Book Awards.  ...

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Painting in a ‘Neo-Cubist’ style

Painting in a ‘Neo-Cubist’ style

Posted by rudyjmiera on Jun 29, 2020

                Keeping productive during the quarantine, Rudy continue to work on portraits, landscapes and still life set ups, mostly in a ‘Neo-cubist’ style that allows for a broad horizon of...

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