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Mini-Conference at Bank Street: A Celebration of Bilingual Books and Latinx...

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The Interchurch Center

475 Riverside Drive and West 120th Street

New York, NY 10115

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A Celebration of Bilingual Books and Latinx Communities at Bank Street College, Spring 2018 Mini-Conference with Keynote Speaker, Duncan Tonatiuh, author of Danza! Amalia Hernández and El Ballet Folklórico de México (Abrams 2017)

This event is meant for adults. It is for elementary aged librarians, teachers, parents and caregivers who want to expand their knowledge and repetoire and better serve their communities.


Interchurch Center, 475 Riverside Drive at W120th and Broadway, 14th Floor, Room 1402


Schedule of Events

9:00 - 9:30 / Room 1402

Registration, light breakfast and coffee

9:30 - 9:35/ Room 1402

Welcome

Cynthia Weill, Director, Center for Children’s Literature

Bank Street College of Education

9:35 - 9:45/ Room 1402

Opening Remarks

Emma Otheguy, New York University

9:50 - 10:35

Diverse Voices in Latino Books

Raúl Colón, Miguel y su valiente caballero/Miguel’s Brave Knight

Eric Velasquez, Schomburg, The Man Who Built the Library

Meg Medina, Burn Baby Burn

Teresa Mlawer, translator

Duncan Tonatiuh, Danza!: Amalia Hernández and El Ballet Folklórico de México

Moderator: Sonia Alejandra Rodriguez, LaGuardia Community College

10:35 - 11:25

Board, Bilingual and Books for Young Children: What Makes a Good One?

Susie Jaramillo, Little Sunny Sunshine/Sol, Solecito

Cynthia Weill, Animal Talk: Mexican Folk Art Animals in English and Spanish

Angela Dominguez, How Do You Say?/¿Cómo se dice?

Emma Otheguy, Martí’s Song for Freedom/Martí y sus versos por la libertad

Cecilia Ruiz: A Gift from Abuela

Moderator: Sujei Lugo, Boston Public Library

11:25 - 11:40

Break/Book Signing

11:40 - 12:25 – Multipurpose Room

Book Discussion Sessions

Please read the books for your session prior to attendance.

12:30 - 1:00

Closing Keynote

Duncan Tonatiuh, Danza!: Amalia Hernández and El Ballet Folklórico de México

1:00 - 1:25/Multipurpose Room

Autographing Session

Books for sale from the Bank Street Bookstore

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The Interchurch Center

475 Riverside Drive and West 120th Street

New York, NY 10115

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