Rincón Literario

Rincón Literario

 

Rincón Literario is the Library's bilingual book club.  Discussions take place in English and Spanish.  New members are always welcome! Rincón Literario es el club de libros bilingües de la Biblioteca.  Las discusiones son en inglés y en español.   ¡Nuevos miembros siempre son bienvenidos!

Meetings are held at 10:30 a.m. over Zoom on the third Saturday of the month. Las reuniones son a las 10:30 a.m. y se llevan a cabo en Zoom el tercer sábado del mes.

Please call 760-839-4214 for more information. Por favor llame al 760-839-4214 para más información.

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Upcoming Titles/ Próximos títulos

*List is subject to change.

 

UPCOMING TITLES:

The Yellow Wallpaper / El Papel de Pared Ararillo by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
March 20, 2021 

March 20, 2021/ 20 de marzo 2021 -- The Yellow Wallpaper / El Papel de Pared Ararillo by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

The Yellow Wallpaper (original title: "The Yellow Wall-paper. A Story") is a 6,000-word short story by the American writer Charlotte Perkins Gilman, first published in January 1892 in The New England Magazine. It is regarded as an important early work of American feminist literature, illustrating attitudes in the 19th century toward women's health, both physical and mental.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

April 17, 2021
Open Veins of Latin America by / Las Venas Abiertas de América Latina, by Eduardo Galeano

May 15, 2021
My Time to Speak Reclaiming Ancestry and Confronting Race / Es mi turno Un viaje en busca de mi voz y mis raíces, by Ilia Calderon

June 19, 2021
DeliriumDelirio
by Laura Restrepo, translated by Natasha Wimmer

July 17, 2021
The Book of Emma Reyes / El libro de Emma Reyes: Memoria por correspondencia, by Emma Reyes

August 21, 2021
Finding Latinx: In Search of the Voices Redefining Latino Identity / Latinx: En busca de las voces que redefinen la identidad Latina by Paola Ramos

September 18, 2021
The Book of Rosy / El Libro de Rosy: La historia de una madre separada de sus hijos en la frontera by Rosayra Pablo Cruz

October 16, 2021

Fever Dream / Distancia de rescate by Samanta Schweblin

November 20, 2021
Thirteen Senses: A Memoir / Trece Sentidos, by Victor Villasenor

December 11, 2021

One Book Sin Fronteras / One Book Without Borders sponsored by KPBS

Rincon Literario is a bilingual book club that encourages participants to practice their bilingual skillset through their love for reading. Rincon Literario is held every 3rd Saturday from 10:30-11:45 in the boardroom.