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Junot Díaz

Junot Díaz, Dominican writer, educator.

Background

  • Díaz, Junot was born on December 31, 1968 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Arrived in United States, 1974. Son of Rafael Antonio and Virtudes Díaz.

  • Education

    • Student, Kean College, Union, New Jersey. Bachelor in English, Rutgers College, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1992. Master of Fine Arts, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1995.

    Career

    • Former editorial assistant Rutgers University Press. Associate professor writing/humanistic studies Massachusetts Institute of Technology School Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences (SHASS), Cambridge, since 2003. Board member Pulitzer Prize, since 2010.

    Works

    Connections

    • father: Rafael Antonio
    • mother: Virtudes Du00edaz
    Junot Díaz
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    Born December 31, 1968
    (age 47)
    Nationality
    • 1992
      Rutgers College
    • 1995
      Cornell University
    • 2003
      associate, professor writing/humanistic studies Massachusetts Institute of Technology School Humanities
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States