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Dr. Ramon Del Castillo is a professor and Chair of the Chicana and Chicano Studies Department at Metropolitan State University of Denver. He has several published poetry books published and his work has appeared in Yellow Medicine Review: A Journal of Indigenous Literature, Art and Thought.