In Conversation - LatinX Authors - Conferences - BookExpo 2018

In Conversation - LatinX Authors

In Conversation - LatinX Authors

05/31/2018, 2:45 PM - 3:30 PM

Location: Uptown Stage
Language:
English

Bestselling YA author Daniel José Older (Dactyl Hill; Shadowshaper), actress and debut author Sarai Gonzalez (Sarai Gonzalez;  Soy Yo music video), and picture book artist Rafael López (We’ve got The Whole World In Our Hands) discuss their latest projects and the role and representation of Latinx authors.

Contributors

  • Daniel Jose Older

    Panelist

    Daniel José Older is the New York Times bestselling author of Salsa Nocturna, the Bone Street Rumba urban fantasy series from Penguin’s Roc Books and...

  • Rafael Lopez

    Panelist

    Rafael López uses his hands and imagination to create award-winning children’s books and murals around the world. He has been awarded the Pura Belpré...

  • Sarai Gonzalez

    Panelist

    Eleven-year-old Sarai Gonzalez became an overnight sensation after appearing in Bomba Estero’s, “Soy Yo,” a music video about embracing yourself and...

  • Diana Lopez

    Panelist

    Diana López is the author of Confetti Girl. She was a middle school teacher for more than a decade, and saw firsthand the disturbing "choking game"...

  • Cristina Arreola

    Moderator

     Cristina Arreola is the Senior Books Editor at Bustle

Categories

  1. Track
    Author Events
    • Author Stage Talks

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