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Meet the Author: Edgardo Miranda Rodríguez

June 16 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Free
Miranda-Rodriguez’s comic book creation an Afro-Latina, environmentally powered superhero, La Borinqueña is a superpowered love letter that basks in the spiritually connective pride that all Puerto Ricans feel toward La Isla del Encanto. He created the heroine, who shares a name with the Puerto Rican national anthem, not just to continue the growing diversity that has reached superhero comics, but to serve as a reminder that Puerto Rico can weather its storms, be they financial or natural disasters.” The Washington Post
Taller Puertorriqueño presents Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez’s new comic, Ricanstruction: Reminiscing & Rebuilding Puerto Rico. This anthology, created in collaboration with DC Comics, is meant to support Puerto Rico’s recovery from the devastating hurricane season of 2017. All proceeds from the book will go to organizations working on relief efforts.

For more information about Ricanstruction or its creators, please visit somosarte.com. We hope to see you here!

 Autor e ilustrador Edgardo Miranda Rodríguez presenta Ricanstruction, una antología creada en colaboración con DC Comics para apoyar la recuperación de Puerto Rico despues de los hurracanes de 2017.
• Bilingual: Spanish and English
• Refreshments will be served
• Book sale & signing opportunity

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Date:
June 16
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Taller Puertorriqueño
2600 N. 5th Street
Philadlephia, 19133 United States
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Phone:
(215) 426-3311

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Taller Puertorriqueño
Phone:
(215) 426-3311
Website:
tallerpr.org
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