The Rise of Latino Literature for Youth: NYPL Children’s Literary Salon
Join authors Sonia Manzano (Becoming Maria), Danette Vigilante (Saving Baby Doe), Torrey Maldonado (Secret Saturdays), Adam Silvera (More Happy Than Not), Crystal Velasquez (Hunters of Chaos) and Daniel José Older (Shadowshaper) for a discussion of the past, present, and future state of literature written by and starring Latino-Americans.
This program will be moderated by Karen Ginman, Youth Material Selector, BookOps.
The NYPL’s Children’s Literary Salon is free an open to the public. It will be held in the Celeste Auditorium (formerly South Court Auditorium) in the Stephen A Schwartzman Building of NYPL (5th Avenue & 42nd Street).