Pioneering Chicano poet was hopeful t...

Pioneering Chicano poet was hopeful to the end

There are 1 comment on the El Paso Times story from Apr 23, 2011, titled Pioneering Chicano poet was hopeful to the end. In it, El Paso Times reports that:

Though he was born in Chihuahua and spent his early years in El Paso, Abelardo "Lalo" Delgado , one of the pioneers of Chicano poetry, continues to be celebrated in Denver, where the mayor named him, posthumously, the city's first poet laureate.

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Abbie Vidal

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#1 Apr 26, 2011
Thank you for the wonderful story on this man I am so proud to call my father. It really touched my heart to read about how he is still touching the lives of so many people. My father had a big heart and his legacy will con tinue as long as their are people like you who keep him alive! Viva Lalo!

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