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MARTI'S SONG FOR FREEDOM: Storytime with author Emma Otheguy

Event date: 
Saturday, January 6, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Event address: 
645 Pennsylvania Ave SE
Washington, DC 20003


Join us for a special storytime with author Emma Otheguy and Martí y sus versos por la libertad  (Marti's Song for Freedom). 


A bilingual biography of José Martí, who dedicated his life to the promotion of liberty, the abolishment of slavery, political independence for Cuba, and intellectual freedom. Written in verse with excerpts from Martí's seminal work, Versos sencillos. 

Illustrator Beatriz Vidal " uses a subtle folk art style in her detailed gouache illustrations, creating people who resemble terra-cotta figurines" (Publisher's Weekly Starred Review). 

Marti's Song For Freedom/Marti y Sus Versos Por la Libertad Cover Image
By Emma Otheguy, Beatriz Vidal (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780892393756
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Published: Children's Book Press (CA) - July 1st, 2017