La Casa de la Primera Imprenta, courtesy of C.M. Mayo.

A VISIT TO THE CASA DE LA PRIMERA IMPRENTA DE AMERICA, MEXICO CITY

There is one more a pearl of a place that cannot go unmentioned in any discussion of our sister republic’s literary landscape.

From the Claustro de Sor Juana, in less than twenty minutes’ walk north and slightly east — weaving your way through the shoppers, touts, tourists, beggars, businessmen — honking cars and buses and motorbikes — and a skate-boarder or two — blaring music, freighters with their trolleys piled to toppling with boxes — don’t get run over by the pedicabs — and once at the…

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