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The Big Read Hudson Valley: Spanning the Hudson River with Words

An Evening with Sandra Cisneros

April 6, 2022

Add to Calendar2022-04-06 7:30 pm2022-04-06 7:30 pmEDTThe Big Read Hudson Valley: Spanning the Hudson River with WordsFisher Center, Sosnoff Theater,
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Sandra Cisneros reads from her acclaimed novel followed by a conversation in English and Spanish with Mariel Fiori and Dinaw Mengestu.

The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros has been recognized by critics, professors, and readers alike as one of most important contributions to modern literature. This landmark story collection relates the triumphant coming-of-age of young Esperanza Cordero who finds her own voice and inner potential to overcome the impediments of poverty, gender, and her Chicana-American heritage.

Signed copies of The House on Mango Street will be available for sale in the lobby from Oblong Books and Music.

Live-streaming of this event made possible by Radio Kingston.

Sandra Cisneros’s appearance made possible by the National Endowment for the Arts and Radio Kingston.

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NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest.

El proyecto NEA Big Read es una iniciativa del National Endowment for the Arts (el Fondo Nacional para las Artes de Estados Unidos) en cooperación con Arts Midwest.

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