Feria del Libro y las Artes de Providence is a FREE one-day bilingual Latinx festival of books and arts for the whole community! Attractions will include Latinx author readings, book signings, arts and storytelling workshops, and film screenings for children, teens, adults, and seniors. Speaker appearances will include Dominican storyteller and performer Josefina Baez and Cuban-American science fiction and fantasy graphic novel writer, Carlos Hernandez. RI Secretary of State, Nellie Gorbea and Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza are honorary co-chairs of this all-day event.
This free event is sponsored by Providence Community Library (PCL), Providence College, Raising Readers in Rhode Island, Department of Arts, Culture & Tourism, and the City of Providence. It is part of Year of the City: www.yearofthecity.com