Meet the Author on Zoom: Marisa de Jesús Paolicelli

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia
Virtual Event

Award-winning Marisa de Jesús Paolicelli's latest exploration of Puerto Rican children's stories.  This time, coffee beans help 12-year-old Ephraim Montalvo rise from peasant to hacienda owner. Paolicelli tells a Classic tale of a poor boy who advances through sweat, honesty, and faith, with a supernatural twist from the miraculous coffee beans. It's a touching story […]

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Meet the Author on Zoom: Motivos

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia
Virtual Event

La Revista Motivos celebra más de una década de logros proveyendo una plataforma para las voces de jóvenes. Conozca los participantes y entérese de su reciente trabajo. Express and connect with the youth from Motivos magazine at this annual event! Teens will read from their work and offer behind-the-scenes viewpoints on their creative process. Find out how […]

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Meet the Author on Zoom: Sabrina Vourvoulias

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia
Virtual Event

Nuestra América highlights thirty inspiring Latina/o/xs throughout history and their extraordinary contributions to the cultural, social, and political character of the United States. As we journey with each figure, we discover more about their cultural background, childhood, and the challenges they met in pursuit of their goals. The book is a must-have for teachers looking […]

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Closed for Christmas

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia

Closed for the holiday.

Covid-19: A Color Canvas of Inequality

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia
Virtual Event

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused the deaths of over 350,000 people in the US since December 2020, testing our health and economic system that supports our localities. Highlighting the stark inequities in health provided to the Black and Brown communities.  This year's symposium addresses the impact of COVID-19 on African descent communities that are the […]

$3.13 – $30

MTA – A.K. Sandoval-Strausz’s BARRIO AMERICA: How Latino Immigrants Saved the American City

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia
Virtual Event

Meet the Author on Zoom In his new book, BARRIO AMERICA: How Latino Immigrants Saved the American City, award-winning historian and son of immigrants A.K. Sandoval-Strausz challenges the idea that the so-called “Creative Class” was most responsible for reviving the city.  He argues instead that it was actually Latino newcomers who most dramatically transformed entire city neighborhoods. Drawing on […]

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Meet the Author on Zoom / Gente de Sal: Vida e Identidad

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia
Virtual Event

Join us for an intimate conversation with archaeologists Ann Peters and Yolanda Carbajal Zuniga on life in Cuzco, its history, cultural legacy, and the people of Maras. The conversation will take place in Spanish and English. Yolanda Carbajal Zuniga, from a Quechua speaking family, lives in Cusco. She is a graduate in archeology from the National […]

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Meet the Author on Zoom: Ed Morales’ Latinx

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia
Virtual Event

Part social history, part political theory, part philosophical reflection, and part memoir, Latinx: The New Force in American Politics and Culture is a book about Latino racial identity. It describes how migration to the U.S. has affected the country’s racial black-white binary and fleshes out implications of Latinx racial identity in new ideas about language, […]

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