Olga Segura is an associate editor at America.

Author Junot Díaz at his home in Cambridge, Mass. 
Arts & Culture Ideas
May 04, 2017
The American dream is at the center of the 2007 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel "The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao" by Junot Díaz.
Arts & Culture Music
April 21, 2017
Christian rapper Sho Baraka makes his faith a part of his art, but he doesn't proselytize.
Arts & Culture Ideas
April 13, 2017
Beyoncé’s ‘Lemonade’ and ‘Amoris Laetitia’ were released a year ago. Both offer an important—often fundamentally different—look into love and marriage.
Politics & Society jesuitical
March 31, 2017
Politics & Society jesuitical
March 03, 2017
Politics & Society jesuitical
March 01, 2017
Arts & Culture Film
February 02, 2017
Raoul Peck is the director of "I Am Not Your Negro," out in theaters this Friday.
James Baldwin was the author of The Fire Next Time among other works. He died in 1987 (Photo Credit: Dan Budnik)
Arts & Culture
January 10, 2017
The world is not white; white is [merely] a metaphor for power.
(image credit: Netflix)
Of Other Things
September 28, 2016
if you’ve ever wondered about the origins of hip-hop and the Bronx, “The Get Down” is a great starting point.