Immigrant Identity, Lesbian Sexuality Intersect in The Stories of Achy Obejas

Achy is interviewed at NBC News by Rigoberto González

“The book is an attempt to grapple with a journey, and Cuba’s historical travails — to her misfortune — have always involved Americans. I say Americans rather than the U.S. because though the U.S. state has acted on Cuba, American culture and influence has been all over Cuba since before Spain let go, through the state, corporations and individual citizens.”

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