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Film, Video 2018 Americas Awards

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  • 2018 Americas Awards


  • Ibi Zoboi, author of "American Street," and Duncan Tonatiuh, author and illustrator of "Danza! Amalia Hernández and El Ballet Folklórico de México" were awardded the 2018 Americas Award for Children's and Young-Adult Literature at the annual award presentation. The awards are presented annually to authors of U.S. works of fiction, poetry, folklore or selected non-fiction that authentically portray Latin America, the Caribbean, or Latinos in the United States.

Event Date

  • September 28, 2018

Running Time

  • 46 minutes 50 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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