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Author: Tony Robles, Lakas and the Manilatown Fish

Friday, 10/1/2021
2:00 - 2:45
Virtual Library

Online Services
San Francisco, CA 94102
United States

Take a tour with Lakas to San Francisco’s historic Manilatown with Tony Robles—“The People’s Poet ”—award-winning author and social justice activist. For kids and their families.

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Tony Robles is the author of Cool Don’t Live Here No More: A Letter to San FranciscoLakas and the Manilatown Fish and contributor to Beyond Lumpia, Pansit and Seven Manangs Wild: Stories From the Heart of Filipino Americans. This author reading is produced and edited in collaboration with teen interns from the Youth Engaged in Library Leadership (YELL) summer program.

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