Alfredo Aguilar is son of Mexican immigrants. He is the author of the chapbook What Happens On Earth (BOAAT 2018). His work has appeared in The Iowa Review, Best New Poets 2017, The Shallow Ends, and elsewhere.
Alfredo Aguilar worked in the Irving Fine studio.
Youngstown Studio was given to MacDowell by friends of Miss Myra McKeown in Youngstown, OH, where she promoted both art and music. It was renamed Irving Fine Studio in 1972 in honor of Irving Fine, a distinguished composer, conductor, and teacher who was a MacDowell Fellow during the 1940s and 1950s. The simple interior of the studio…