RFP Deadline Fast Approaching for 2014 National Latino Children’s Literature Conference

Deadline is December 9, 2013 at midnight. There are opportunities for poster and program proposals that contribute to and extend existing knowledge in the following areas: Latino children’s and young adult literature, bilingual education, Latino family involvement in the school … Continue reading

¡Gracias! ¡Gracias!

¡Gracias! ¡Gracias! I end our 4th Annual Díapalooza with the same theme I used on April 1: Mille grazie. Obrigado. Danke. Kitos. Merci. Thanks! Thousands of children and families across the country have enjoyed Día celebrations this month thanks to … Continue reading

Today is the Feast Day of Our Lady of Guadalupe

From my Author’s Note in The Beautiful Lady: Our Lady of Guadalupe People around the world, from diverse backgrounds and economic levels, come to seek her help, to fulfill a promise, and to gaze at Juan Diego’s cloak, or tilma, … Continue reading

New Día Dynamo

Dr. Jamie Cambell Naidoo, Assistant & Foster-EBSCO Endowed Professor, School of Library & Information Studies, University of Alabama  is our first Día Dynamo professor. It’s exciting to see a young academic, a staunch Día supporter, teaching through his example on his … Continue reading