The Real Pinero By now the exploits of Miguel Pinero are as much legend as truth... with the new film Pinero fueling the fire. NPR's Mandalit del Barco talks to some of those who knew the real poet, playwright and hustler, including Miguel Algarin, who co-founded the Nuyorican Poets' Cafe with Pinero.
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The Real Pinero

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By now the exploits of Miguel Pinero are as much legend as truth... with the new film Pinero fueling the fire. NPR's Mandalit del Barco talks to some of those who knew the real poet, playwright and hustler, including Miguel Algarin, who co-founded the Nuyorican Poets' Cafe with Pinero.