June 4th 6pm EXCLUSIVE RECEPTION with special guest Benjamin Bratt
Reception includes: Low riders, old school music, delicious food and of course, Benjamin Bratt!
7pm LA MISSION screening $25/TICKET (includes reception and movie)
AMC 24 HIGHLANDS RANCH 103 Centennial Blvd, Littleton, CO 80129
TEATRO PREGONES IN ALOHA BORICUA
The journey to Hawaii in the early 1900's set to contemporary music -- reggaeton, plena, pop, rock.
June 10th, 11th and 12th at 7:30pm
$18 General, $15 Stu/Sen, $12 for groups over 12 people
Presented at the Denver Civic Theatre 721 Santa Fe, Denver, CO
12th ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL LATINO BOOK AWARDS
Congratulations to all those who received recognition from the International Latino Book Awards, presented May 25 at BookExpo America. You can see the complete list of honorees at this link.
A special tip of the ole sombrero to fellow bloguero René Colato Lainez for Rene Has Two Last Names/René tiene dos appellidos (Arte Público Press), which received Honorable Mention in the Best Children's Picture Book (Bilingual) category; and to good friends Rudolfo Anaya for 2d Place for The Essays (University of Oklahoma Press) in the Best Biography (English) category, and Lucha Corpi, who won the award for Best Mystery Novel (English) for Death at Solstice (Arte Público Press.)