Dignidad Literaria : Latinx Authors and the Publishing Industry Townhall

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Presented by Esperanza Peace and Justice Center at Esperanza Peace and Justice Center, San Antonio TX

Feb 22 2020
Dignidad Literaria : Latinx Authors and the Publishing Industry Townhall

The community is challenging publishing giants of the U.S. publishing industry to be accountable for the dismal state of the industry’s commitment Latinos in the United States.

Join us at the Esperanza Peace & Justice Center for a local town hall with #DignidadLiteraria‘s Myriam Gurba and local authors, illustrators and publishers to include moderator Barbara Renaud Gonzalez, Carmen Tafolla, John Picacio, Juan Tejeda, and Denise McVea that is part of the national call to action around the crisis in U.S. publishing exposed by the controversy and developments surrounding the publication of Jeanine Cummins’ novel, American Dirt. The actions come on the heels of the

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Join us at the Esperanza Peace & Justice Center for a local town hall with #DignidadLiteraria‘s Myriam Gurba and local authors, illustrators and publishers to include moderator Barbara Renaud Gonzalez, Carmen Tafolla, John Picacio, Juan Tejeda, and Denise McVea that is part of the national call to action around the crisis in U.S. publishing exposed by the controversy and developments surrounding the publication of Jeanine Cummins’ novel, American Dirt. The actions come on the heels of the powerful community response that is challenging publishing giants like Oprah Winfrey, Flatiron Books and other powerhouses of the U.S. publishing industry to be accountable for the dismal state of the industry’s commitment Latinos in the United States.  #DignidadLiteraria

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922 San Pedro, San Antonio, TX 78212

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