In Our Lingo: Oscar Hijuelos and Esmeralda Santiago
Tuesday, October 20th from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm,
Museo del Barrio,
1230 Fifth Avenue @ 104th Street (Free)
Highlighting the ever-growing influence of Latinos on culture and literature, don’t miss this conversación with Pulitzer Prize-winning author Oscar Hijuelos (Dark Dude and Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love) and award-winning writer Esmeralda Santiago (When I Was Puerto Rican: A Memoir and Almost a Woman).
The authors will share insights into their sources of inspiration, delve into the influence of culture on their works, and discuss the evolving use of language. Moderated by New York Times reporter Mireya Navarro.