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He revolutionized a colonial pop-culture genre.

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His informed predictions were mixed with wild speculation.

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He warned that power concedes nothing without a struggle.

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Freedom, adventure, resource­fulness, mischief.

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His one-panel cartoons contained dystopian novels.

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“Babylon system is the vampire”

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Entertainment, grand landscapes, and dialectical troubles.

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Strutting, superior but somehow also self- deprecating.

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Logic reigns supreme in Wonderland.

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Breaking through received perception and making the world new.

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The Faulkner or Joyce of Mexican-American Texas.

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“We are condemned to civilization.”

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A great novelist of high weirdness.

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His YA novels fuse an erudite silliness with real menace.

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La propriété, c’est le vol.

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Challenging power and preserving the environment.

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“Do not sing to rain, poet, make it rain.”

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She helped pioneer second-wave feminism.

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He looked — and sounded! — great in frills.

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His solos elliptically paraphrase his melodies.

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Devastatingly funny one week and bittersweet the next.

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Celebrating thirteen HiLo Heroes about whom we wrote in 2014.

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Not for him the “purblind vision” of small minds.

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Lights, camera, action suffuse the cadence of his sentences.