Marjorie Agosin

Marjorie Agosin

First Days: This Chilean poet recalls hiding in a closet to avoid going to school in Athens, Georgia

Poet and author Marjorie Agosin was born in the US but she and her family moved back to Chile when she was just 3-months-old. Then, when she was a teenager, they decided to move back to the US. They settled in Athens, Georgia. Agosin tells us the story of her first days in the US.

First Days: This Chilean poet recalls hiding in a closet to avoid going to school in Athens, Georgia
Valparaiso fire

The Chilean city of Valparaiso is prone to natural disasters. It's also where this poet left her heart

The Chilean city of Valparaiso is prone to natural disasters. It's also where this poet left her heart