Pat joins Latino USA for the first installment of “Sabiduria: Poetry Edition” or words of wisdom by poets. You can also hear her reading three of her poem (“Immigrants,” “La Migra,” and “Ode to Names”) on the Latino USA website.
Sample these books as you consider holiday gift books for family and friends, and to donate to schools, libraries, and community centers. The Beautiful Lady: Our Lady of Guadalupe and a Spanish language edition, La hermosa Señora: Nuestra Señora de …Continue reading →
As Hispanic Heritage Month comes to a close, REFORMA, the National Association to Promote Library & Information Services to Latinos and the Spanish Speaking, has announced that Arizona State University (Tempe, Arizona) is the winner of the 2013 Estela and …Continue reading →
I had the good fortune to see the 2010 PBS video about Buddha recently. It’s available online. We are all weary of our violent, fast-paced world. This evocative video with lovely visuals, images, and informative and inspiring interviews, reminded me …Continue reading →
The deadline for the 2013 Mora Award is approaching — it’s August 15. Lupita Vega, chair of the REFORMA Mora Award Committee, writes: If your library, school, educational institute, or youth-serving organization hosted a fantastic celebration of El día de …Continue reading →