Books to Read for Latinx Heritage Month

Books to Read for Latinx Heritage Month

Because we need to celebrate the impact that Latin American people have had in the history and culture of the United States, as well as celebrate stories by and about Hispanic and Latin American people, here is a list of books you can read for Latinx Heritage Month (Sept. 15 to Oct. 15): I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sánchez Image via amazon Perfect Mexican daughters do not go away to college. And they do not move out of their parents’ house after high school graduation. Perfect Mexican daughters never abandon their family. But Julia is not your perfect …

Love in the Time of Corona

Love in the Time of Corona

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Today we remember Nobel prize winning author Gabriel García Márquez who died on this day (April 17) in 2014.  Márquez rose to international acclaim during the Latin American Boom, a literary movement in the 60s and 70s that introduced its readers to the enchanting world of magical realism and historical fiction.  Márquez was among the leaders of this movement, and now his most notable works are household names.  Among these titles are One Hundred Years of Solitude, Chronicle of a Death Foretold, and of course Love in the Time of Cholera. First published in Spanish in 1985, the original title …