Arte Público Press

Author on the Airwaves: Carlos Cisneros

Arte Público Press Author Carlos Cisneros featured on Houston Public Media Houston Public Media radio host Eric Ladau interviewed Cisneros for its website’s “Arte Público Press Authors” feature, and along with the transcript, their conversation is available to
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Author on the Airwaves: Carolyn Dee Flores

Arte Público Press Author Carolyn Dee Flores featured on Houston Public Media Houston Public Media radio host Eric Ladau interviewed Flores for its website’s “Arte Público Press Authors” feature, and along with the transcript, their conversation is available to
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It’s No Secret That We’ve Got a Winner!

Author’s debut for teens wins Texas award HOUSTON, TX February, 2019—Alex Temblador’s intriguing novel for teens, Secrets of the Casa Rosada, has won the 2019 Tejas Foco Young Adult Fiction Award given by the National Association for Chicana/o Studies. The Tejas Foco Young Adult
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First-Time Novelist Starts 2019 with a BANG!

HOUSTON, TX February 2019—Daniel Peña’s debut novel, Bang, was awarded the 2019 Tejas Foco Fiction Award and was named a finalist for In the Margins’ 2019 Advocacy/Social Justice Award. The Tejas Foco Fiction Award recognizes outstanding work that best represents a significant
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New Exhibit at Houston Public Library!

Art of Children’s Book Illustration February 2 – May 4, 2019 Julia Ideson Building | 550 McKinney St., 77002 Come view original illustrations from Arte Público Press’ bilingual picture books and get a glimpse into many of the stories that continue to educate and
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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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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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Latino Leaders Inspire Houstonians!

Houston, September 6, 2018 — The Honorable Mickey Ibarra, the Honorable Leticia Van de Putte and Lionel Sosa will speak on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, from 6 – 7:30 pm at Talento Bilingüe de Houston (333 S Jensen Dr, 77003). They will read from the collection of essays, Latino
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