Latino vs. Hispanic

Latina/Latino/Latinx refers to geography. People who are from Central and South America are Latina/Latino/Latinx.

Latina/Latino/Latinx referia a geografia. Personas que vienen de America de Sur y Centro America son Latinas/Latinos/Latinx.

Hispanic refers to language spoken. People who speak Spanish are called Hispanic.

Hispano referier al lengua hablado. Personas que hablan espanol se llaman Hispano.

Latinx Authors

Latin American Nobel Prize in Literature


Rudolfo Anaya, Malín Alegría, Isabel Allende


Ibi Ziboi


Margarita Engle

South American:

Pablo Neruda, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Paolo Coelho, Gabriel Mistral

Hispanic Authors

Includes the Mexican, Central & South American authors listed above.

Spanish authors:

Frederico Garcia Lorca

“I know there is no straight road

No straight road in this world

Only a giant labyrinth

Of intersecting crossroads”

Federico García Lorca

Spanish Poet

Miguel de Cervantes

Too much sanity may be madness and the maddest of all, to see life as it is and not as it should be.

Miguel de Cervantes author of Don Quixote