Rudolfo Anaya, ‘godfather’ of Chicano literature, dies at 82

In this March 3, 2005 image, New Mexico author Rudolfo Anaya poses for a photograph among the petroglyphs on the escarpment of Albuquerque's west mesa. Anaya, who helped launch the 1970s Chicano literature movement with his novel "Bless Me, Ultima," died Sunday, June 28, 2020, after a long illness. He was 82.

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