Arte Público Press

NICOLÁS KANELLOS GANA EL PREMIO ENRIQUE ANDERSON IMBERT OTORGADO POR LA ACADEMIA NORTEAMERICANA DE LA LENGUA ESPAÑOLA

NUEVA YORK, 23 de abril de 2014_ El doctor Nicolás Kanellos, profesor de estudios hispánicos en la Universidad de Houston, director de Arte Público Press y de un amplio programa de recuperación de la tradición literaria hispana en Estados Unidos, es el ganador del Premio Nacional
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Arte Público Press Director Bestowed Lifetime Achievement Award

Nicolás Kanellos, University of Houston Brown Foundation Professor of Hispanic Studies and director of Arte Público Press, will receive the prestigious 2014 Enrique Anderson Imbert award from the Academia Norteamericana de la Lengua Española (ANLE) or the North American Academy
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Get ready to cheer for the 3rd Annual “¡Día de los niños, Día de los libros!”

National reading celebration kicks off at three Houston libraries Houston, March 2014 — It’s the most wonderful time of the year to show your love for reading, or “bookjoy!” On Thursday, April 24, at 4pm at the Carnegie Neighborhood Library (1050 Quitman, 77009), bookjoy and
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Rolando Hinojosa Receives Recognition for Life’s Work

Houston, TX January 2014— Prolific Mexican-American author Rolando Hinojosa has been selected by the National Book Critics Circle as the recipient of the prestigious Ivan Sandrof Lifetime Achievement Award. Named after the first president of the NBCC, the award is given annually
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And the International Latino Book Award Goes To…

HOUSTON, TX March 2014—Three titles published by Arte Público Press were nominated as finalists in the 16th annual International Latino Book Awards sponsored by Latino Literacy Now, a non-profit organization that supports and promotes literacy and literary excellence within the
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Our Lost Border Wins a Southwest Book Award!

HOUSTON, TX January, 2014—Our Lost Border: Essays on Life Amid the Narco-Violence, edited by Sarah Cortez and Sergio Troncoso, is one of only twelve titles that has been selected to receive a 2013 Southwest Book Award by the Border Regional Library Association. This collection
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The Patchwork Garden Included in RIF’s Multicultural Collection!

HOUSTON, TX January, 2014—The Patchwork Garden / Pedacitos de huerto  by Diane de Anda with  illustrations by Oksana Kemarskaya has been chosen for inclusion in Reading Is Fundamental’s (RIF) 2013-14 Multicultural Collection of Children’s Literature. Containing only 40 titles,
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The Stars are Big, Bright and Bilingual in Tejas!

Three Piñata Books for Kids Chosen for Tejas Star Reading List HOUSTON, TX January 2014—Three books published as part of Arte Público’s imprint for children and young adults, Piñata Books, were chosen for the 2014-15 Tejas Star Reading List. The Tejas Star Reading List (TSRL) is
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