*A Calavera for Carlos Fuentes

Dia de los Muertos Tribute to the great Mexican author
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Join San Francisco Poet Laureate Alejandro Murguía and Radio Bilingüe/KPOO FM Announcer Chelis Lopez, for a Día de los Muertos tribute to legendary Mexican novelist Carlos Fuentes.

The program will include insights, stories, and videos about the author's life and work. Special guests include University of San Francisco's Director of Latino/Chicano Studies Dr. Karina Hodoyan, San Francisco State University’s Spanish Professor Dr. Gustavo Calderon, and Yvette Fuentes, a close friend of the Fuentes family.

 A book sale hosted by Modern Times Bookstore will follow the event.

¡VIVA! is the library’s celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month, from September - October. See our ¡VIVA! Calendar (PDF) for a complete listing of events.

Upcoming Events

Golden Gate Valley Mystery Book Club
Thursday, September 29, 2016, 3:00 pm
Golden Gate Valley, Golden Gate Valley Meeting Room
Mexican Snack Trials
Thursday, September 29, 2016, 3:00 pm
Parkside, Parkside Teen's Area
Movie: Stand and Deliver
Friday, September 30, 2016, 3:30 pm
Ingleside, Ingleside Meeting Room

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Upcoming Classes

Olmec, Maya, & Aztec Clay Plaque
Saturday, October 8, 2016, 2:00 pm
Glen Park, Glen Park Meeting Room
Book Art/Illustration Journal Workshop
Saturday, October 15, 2016, 1:15 pm
Mission, Mission Garden

*Funded by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.

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