HHEF Presents Javier Ávila and "The Trouble with My Name"

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Keith Valley Middle School

227 Meetinghouse Road

Horsham, PA 19044

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Professor Javier Ávila shares his personal stories and poetry to shed light on the Latino American experience.

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Javier Ávila is a renowned author, professor, and poet. He began his distinguished career in the Caribbean, teaching English at the University of Puerto Rico. He moved to America and became a professor and earned himself the 2015 Pennsylvania Professor of the Year Award. This presentation, The Trouble with My Name, will make audiences laugh, cry, and embrace the autobiographical journey of a man who moves between cultures to provide a fascinating perspective of American Latinos who struggle to dispel misconceptions about their identity and place in the world.

The Hatboro-Horsham Educational Foundation is proud to sponsor this event, which reflects our commitment to celebrating diversity and to providing extraordinary learning experiences for our students.

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Keith Valley Middle School

227 Meetinghouse Road

Horsham, PA 19044

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