Aya de Leon

author – activist – faculty – mom

Aya’s debut novel, UPTOWN THIEF

Marisol Rivera will do anything to protect her Manhattan women’s health clinic, including bankrolling it with an escort service and a series of heists of corrupt CEOs involved in a sex trafficking scandal…

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Novelist, poet, activist, mom, UC Berkeley faculty, hip hop theater artist…

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The Role of the Artist in the Trump Era: We Keep Going

In these dire times, many creative people are wondering what their role is in turning things around at the political level. I think everyone’s role is to be an activist, … Continue reading

December 7, 2016 · 2 Comments

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