Don't miss award-winning author-illustrator ​​​​Duncan Tonatiuh

What a treat! Join us for a special evening to hear Duncan Tonatiuh (toh-nah-tee-YOU), the acclaimed and award-winning author-illustrator​​​​ of The Princess and the Warrior, Funny Bones, Separate Is Never Equal, Pancho Rabbit and the Coyote, Diego Rivera: His World and Ours and Dear Primo. He is also the illustrator of Esquivel! and Salsa. His books have received multiple accolades, among them the Pura Belpré Medal, the Sibert Medal, The Tomás Rivera Mexican-American Children's Book Award, The Américas Award, the Jane Addams Children's Book Award and the New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book Award.

Duncan Tonatiuh is both Mexican and American. He grew up in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico and graduated from Parsons School of Design in New York City. His artwork is inspired by Pre-Columbian art, particularly that of the Mixtec codex. His aim is to create images and stories that honor the past, but that are relevant to people, specially children, nowadays.

Event date: 
Monday, June 24, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Event address: 
2200 N. Westmoreland Street
Arlington, VA 22213
The Princess and the Warrior: A Tale of Two Volcanoes Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781419721304
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Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family’s Fight for Desegregation Cover Image
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Danza!: Amalia Hernández and Mexico's Folkloric Ballet Cover Image
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Funny Bones: Posada and His Day of the Dead Calaveras Cover Image
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Pancho Rabbit and the Coyote: A Migrant's Tale Cover Image
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - March 2010