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The 2018 Américas Award Ceremony

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2018 NATIONAL HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH EVENT:


The 2018 Américas Award Ceremony


Ibi Zoboi,
author of American Street (Harper Collins Publishers, 2017), and Duncan Tonatiuh, author and illustrator of Danza!: Amalia Hernández and El Ballet Folklórico de México (Abrams Books, 2017), will receive the 2018 Américas Award.

The Américas Award is given in recognition of U.S. works of fiction, poetry, folklore, or selected non-fiction (from picture books to works for young adults) that authentically portray Latin America, the Caribbean, or Latinos in the United States.

This event will be livestreamed on the Library's Facebook page at facebook.com/libraryofcongress and it's YouTube site (with captions) at youtube.com/LibraryOfCongress, so children and parents anywhere with an internet connection can join the fun.

A reception, as well as a book sale and signing will follow.


Room LJ-119, 1st floor, Thomas Jefferson Building


Cosponsored by the Hispanic Division and the Consortium of Latin American Studies Programs (CLASP).


Please request ADA accommodations at least five business days in advance by contacting (202) 707-6362 or ada@loc.gov.

Visit us at loc.gov to learn about the Hispanic Reading Room at the Library of Congress.


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