Sam Quinones

Sam Quinones lived in Mexico for ten years writing freelance for a variety of U.S. publications. In 1998 he was a recipient of the Alicia Patterson Fellowship. In 2001 he published a highly acclaimed collection of stories about contemporary Mexico, "True Tales from Another Mexico: The Lynch Mob, the Popsicle Kings, Chalino, and the Bronx" (UNM Press). He now lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Sheila, and daughter, Kate, and is a staff writer for the "Los Angeles Times." He can be contacted...See more