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National Latino Children's Literature Confrerence

Feb 22-24, 2018

Feb 22-24, 2018

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National Latino Children's Literature Conference
501 W. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd.
Buena Vista Building, 1.302F & 1.302G


Howard Smith
Conference Co-Chair
T: 210-458-5574

Carmen Tafolla
Conference Co-Chair
T: 210-458-6457

2018 National Latino Children's Literature Conference

The 2018 National Latino Children’s Literature Conference will showcase the works of authors, illustrators, and scholars which embody Latino culture and art as a means to promote literacy and reading in Latino children.

Highlighting the literacy needs of Latino children and their families, the conference also serves as a forum for librarians, educators, researchers, and students to openly discuss future information and education needs necessary to promote Latino literacy.

This year's conference will be held at UTSA's Downtown Campus in San Antonio, TX

National Latino Children's Literature Conference

February 22-24, 2018 
UTSA's Downtown Campus
San Antonio, TX

Conference Chairs
Drs. Jamie Naidoo, Carmen Tafolla, & Howard Smith


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