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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage!

To recognize and celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, I have put together a number of resources for your reading pleasure both from our collection at NOVA and from local area libraries. Happy reading!

About this guide

This guide is an online companion to the Annandale Campus Library display that is physically showcased right outside the library doors in the CG Building, 3rd Floor.  I like to change it up every month or so and I hope you will find the subject matter and selections of use to you in your studies and day-to-day life!

Hispanic Heritage Month 2020 - Miami

Fiction and Poetry

Faces In The Crowd by Valeria Luiselli
Afterlife by Julia Alvarez
Surrender by Ray Loriga
The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros
Sonnets and Salsa by Carmen Tafolla
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
Buzzing Hemisphere by Urayoán Noel
Milk and Filth by Carmen Giménez Smith
Lima: limón by Natalie Scenters-Zapico
Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel


El Norte : The Epic and Forgotten Story of Hispanic North America by Carrie Gibson
Hispanic & Latino Heritage in Virginia by Christine Stoddard
Latinas and the Politics of Urban Spaces by Sharon Ann Navarro
Race and identity in Hispanic America : the white, the black, and the brown by Patricia Reid-Merritt author. Michael S. Rodriguez author.
Latina Outsiders Remaking Latina Identity by Grisel Acosta
Mobilizing the U. S. Latinx vote : media, identity, and politics by  Arthur D. Soto-Vásquez
Chicana Movidas: new narratives of activism and feminism in the movement era by
Latinos in American football : pathbreakers on the gridiron, 1927 to the present by Mario Longoria
Latinx art : artists, markets, politics by  Arlene M. Dávila
The Dances of José Limón and Erick Hawkins by James Moreno