#10887 Overall Influence

Rudolfo Anaya

Novelist, poet


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Rudolfo Anaya was an American author. Noted for his 1972 novel Bless Me, Ultima, Anaya was considered one of the founders of the canon of contemporary Chicano literature. The themes and cultural references of the novel, which were uncommon at the time of its publication, had a lasting impression on fellow Latino writers. It was subsequently adapted into a film and an opera.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

University of New Mexico

Public research university in Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

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How’s this person influential?
#1210 World Rank