In their debut books, 2022 National Book Award–honored authors Marytza K. Rubio (Maria, Maria & Other Stories) and Alejandro Varela (The Town of Babylon) depict characters chasing freedom—across countries, realms, and the suburbs. Join Rubio and Varela for a conversation on reading and writing contemporary literature set in the Americas.
Moderated by Ruth Dickey, Executive Director of the National Book Foundation.
Presented in partnership with the San Antonio Book Festival.
(Saturday) 11:15 am CDT
Latino Collection & Resource Center, Central Library
San Antonio, TX