Author Talk and Book Signing with Diane Guerrero

Event Details

Author Talk and Book Signing with Diane Guerrero

Time: July 22, 2018 from 4pm to 4:30pm
Location: Children's Book World
Street: 10580 1/2 W. Pico Blvd.
City/Town: Los Angeles
Website or Map: http://www.childrensbookworld…
Phone: 310-559-2665
Event Type: family, friendly, author, talk, and, book, signing
Organized By: Children's Book World
Latest Activity: Jul 21, 2018

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

Diane Guerrero presents her personal story of the real plight of undocumented immigrants in her new book for middle grade readers, My Family Divided: One Girl’s Journey of Home, Loss, and Hope. Before landing a spot on the megahit Netflix show Orange is the New Black; before wowing audiences as Lina on Jane the Virgin; and before her incredible activism and work on immigration reform, Diane Guerrero was a young girl living in Boston. One day, while Guerrero was at school, her undocumented immigrant parents were taken from their home, detained, and deported. Guerrero’s life, which had been full of the support of a loving family, was turned upside down. Reflective of the experiences of millions of undocumented immigrant families in the United States, Guerrero’s story is at once heartbreaking and hopeful.

 

We will also have Ms. Guerrero’s adult book, In the Country We Love: My Family Divided, available for signing.

Comment Wall

Comment

RSVP for Author Talk and Book Signing with Diane Guerrero to add comments!

Join Culver City Times

Attending (1)

The Culver City Times is the news and social network for Culver City.  Stay informed.  Join now!

      • Got news you think everyone should know? Blog it.

• Have a show or attending a benefit? Put it on the calendar.
• Got video of the big game? Embed it.
• Photos of your business or the school play? Upload them.

For daily updates

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

Latest Activity

Mistah Wilson promoted Mistah Wilson's blog post thawilsonblock magazine issue110
yesterday
Mistah Wilson posted a blog post
yesterday
Mistah Wilson promoted Mistah Wilson's blog post thawilsonblock magazine issue107
yesterday
Donald Shapiro posted a photo
Monday
Lucy Pollak posted an event
Thumbnail

A Kid Like Jake presented by IAMA Theatre Company at Carrie Hamilton Theatre at Pasadena Playhouse

September 28, 2019 at 8pm to November 3, 2019 at 7pm
Sep 12
Susan Johnston posted an event

11th Annual New Media Film Festival at The Landmark

June 3, 2020 to June 4, 2020
Sep 9
Donald Shapiro posted a photo
Sep 8
West Basin MWD posted an event
Thumbnail

West Basin MWD 21st Annual Water Harvest Festival at Edward C. Little Water Recycling Facility

October 26, 2019 from 10am to 2pm
Sep 4

Play "Where Am I in Culver City?"

Not a member? Sign up here to leave your answer.

Good luck!

To see the answer, click here.

© 2019   Created by Culver City Times.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service