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

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.


  • Daniel Jose Older


    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


    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


    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


    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


     Cristina Arreola is the Senior Books Editor at Bustle


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