Nuestra America by Sabrina Vourvoulias - English
Item # 9780762497478
Celebrate 30 influential Latinas/Latinos/Latinxs in U.S. history with Nuestra America, a fully-illustrated anthology from the Smithsonian Latino Center. Nuestra America by Sabrina Vourvoulias - English highlights the inspiring stories of thirty Latina/o/xs throughout history and their incredible contributions to the cultural, social, and political character of the United States.
The stories in this book cover each figure's cultural background, childhood, and the challenges and opportunities they met in pursuit of their goals. A glossary of terms and discussion question-filled reading guide, created by the Smithsonian Latino Center, encourages further research and exploration. Twenty-three of the stories featured in this anthology will also be included in the future Molina Family Latino Gallery, the first national gallery dedicated to Latina/o/xs at the Smithsonian.
- Illustrated by Gloria Felix
- Hardcover: 128 pages
- Date published: September 1st 2020