Hernan Diaz

author, “In the Distance"

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While President Trump sends out tweet after negative tweet about Mexico, designers are preoccupied with the country -- for its food, fashion, architecture and products that meld old…

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While President Trump sends out tweet after negative tweet about Mexico, designers are preoccupied with the country -- for its food, fashion, architecture and products that meld old…

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Hernan Diaz is author of "In the Distance."

Author Hernan Diaz

Hernan Diaz is author of "In the Distance."

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