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Wednesday, Feb. 5

Jimmy Santiago Baca

Northtown Books / 2 p.m.

Special afternoon poetry reading. Born in 1952 in Santa Fe of Chicano and Apache descent, Jimmy Santiago Baca was abandoned by his parents and at 13 ran away from the orphanage where his grandmother had placed him. He was convicted on drug charges in 1973 and spent five years in prison.

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