Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Global Read Webinar Features Aida Salazar and THE MOON WITHIN

January 12th, 2021
6:00 PM CST

Location
Online

The Américas Award will kick off the 2021 Global Read Webinar Series on Tuesday, January 12 (6:00-7:00 PM CST) with a conversation with Aida Salazar, author of 2020 Américas Award Honorable Mention title The Moon Within.

Aida Salazar sets a new standard for the coming of age novel with this expertly crafted debut novel that reflects many of the realities that young people of color face today. Written in verse, this novel is artfully done and accessible; a must read for all gender identities. By fore fronting menstruation, Salazar helps to normalize what is still considered taboo in the 21st century while reminding us that we are a small part of something much greater. Join us and hear Salazar share her book 2019 book, The Moon Within (Grades 4 and up).

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