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Film, Video Gary Soto

About this Item


  • Gary Soto

Event Date

  • September 08, 2001


  • -  Poet, essayist, fiction writer and film producer Gary Soto bases his many books and characters on his boyhood experiences in Fresno, Calif. His books for adults and young people have won him many honors and awards, including the Literature Award from the Hispanic Heritage Foundation, the Author-Illustrator Civil Rights Award from the National Education Association and the PEN Center West Book Award. His most recent book is "Poetry Lover."

Running Time

  • 25 minutes 25 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image





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