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Arte Público Press Receives Prestigious National Literary Award

Houston, TX January 2019— The National Book Critics Circle (NBCC) has announced that Arte Público Press, the nation’s largest publisher of U.S.-based Hispanic authors, has received the prestigious Ivan Sandrof Lifetime Achievement Award. Named after the first president of the
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Alex Temblador

Alex Temblador, a freelance travel writer, is a graduate of the University of Louisiana at Monroe and received an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Central Oklahoma. Born and raised in Wichita Falls, Texas, she lives and works in Dallas. Secrets of the Casa Rosada is
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Author on the Airwaves: Alex Temblador

Arte Público Press Author Alex Temblador featured on Houston Public Media Houston Public Media radio host Eric Ladau interviewed Temblador for its website’s “Arte Público Press Authors” feature, and along with the transcript, their conversation is available
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Author on the Airwaves: Xavier Garza

Arte Público Press Author Xavier Garza featured on Houston Public Media Houston Public Media radio host Eric Ladau interviewed Garza for its website’s “Arte Público Press Authors” feature, and along with the transcript, their conversation is available to
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Festive Children’s Books Ignite the Holiday Spirit!

Are you looking for holiday gifts that are both educational and fun? Look no more! Below, we’ve assembled a brief collection of holiday-themed stories that will teach the little ones in your life about Christmas and El Día de los Reyes Magos, or Three Kings Day. These books
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APP Authors Present at the Annual NCTE Conference!

Sarah Cortez, Xavier Garza, Alicia Gaspar de Alba, Jasminne Méndez and Daniel Peña National Council of Teachers of English George R. Brown Convention Center Houston, Texas Saturday, November 17, 2018 1-2 pm Alicia Gaspar de Alba, the author of The Curse of the Gypsy: Ten Stories
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LibroFEST celebrates Latino culture

Latino Lit for All Ages! Houston, September 29—Arte Público Press authors will be featured in the 7th Annual Houston LibroFEST, a festival celebrating Latino literature and culture, on Saturday, September 29, 2018, from 12 – 3pm at the Barbara Bush Literacy Plaza at Houston
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Resources on Bullying

Pacer’s National Bullying Prevention Center “PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center actively leads social change to prevent childhood bullying, so that all youth are safe and supported in their schools, communities and online. PACER provides innovative resources for
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