New York City! Uptown Lit: A Festival of Readers and Writers

For a complete listing of the festival’s events, click here. PANEL: WRITING IN THE HEIGHTS: Pulitzer Prize–and Tony Award–winning writer Quiara Alegría Hudes (In the Heights), documentary filmmaker, journalist, and memoirist Raquel Cepeda (Bird of Paradise and And It Don’t Stop), prize-winning novelist Victor LaValle (The Devil in Silver), and actor and poet Francis Mateo (Ubre Urbe) discuss getting it …

Talks at the Schomburg: Voices from the Americas

NOTE: You must REGISTER for this program. See below for details and registration link: Join Maria Hinojosa, host of Latino USA on NPR and anchor of Need to Know on PBS for a conversation on the Latino American experience in contemporary literature and the current discourse on cultural identity for Latinos in America today. Hinojosa will be in conversation with Raquel Cepeda, …