Lecture

Morristown Festival of Books: Anika Denise – Oct 12, 2019

Meet author Anika Aldamuy Denise as part of the Morristown Festival of Book’s KidFest! Anika grew up in Queens, in a book-loving, food-loving Puerto Rican-Italian family. She is the author of Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpré; Starring Carmen!; Lights, Camera, Carmen!; and many other celebrated books for young readers. In her nonfiction work, Anika strives to illuminate the important contributions of influential Latinas, so that readers of all backgrounds, but especially those in the Latinx community, are inspired to dare greatly and share their gifts with the world.

DateSaturday, October 12, 2019
Time10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
LocationPresbyterian Parish House
65 South St. Morristown, NJ
PriceFREE