San Francisco Public Library

A Calavera for Carlos Fuentes

2:00 - 4:00


Mission General Floor Area

300 Bartlett St.

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.

Upcoming Events

Mexican Paper Flowers/Flores de Papel
Friday, October 28, 2016, 4:00 pm
Visitacion Valley, Visitacion Valley Meeting Room
Day of the Dead // Día de Muertos
Saturday, October 29, 2016, 3:00 pm
Main Library, Children's Center
Tertulias Literarias
Wednesday, November 9, 2016, 7:00 pm
Mission Cultural Center,

More related events

Current Exhibits

Dia de los Muertos Altar
Through Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Bernal Heights, Bernal Heights Children's Area