Latina Author Celebrates Bicultural Children
Latina Author Celebrates Bicultural Children
By Cristina Arreola | 09/19/2013 - 15:03

A Latina author is being honored for her work with bicultural and bilingual children's literature. 

Acclaimed Peruvian-American author Dr. Monica Brown was invited to be a featured author at the prestigious 13th Annual Library of Congress National Book Festival, which will be held in Washington D.C. on September 21 and 22.


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Sex or Pernil: Latinas and Women's Equality Day
Sex or Pernil: Latinas and Women's Equality Day
By Laura Herrera Torres | 08/26/2013 - 15:45

Congrats lovelies, it's Women's Equality Day! Today marks the 93rd anniversary of the passing of the 19th amendment, which back in 1920 granted women the right to vote in US elections.

Revolutionary though it was, celebrating this momentous occasion is really as conflicting and bittersweet as it can get, in my book. On one hand, I feel proud and empowered when I am reminded that women unfalteringly withstood torment to get to where we are now.


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