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Film, Video 2019 Américas Awards

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  • 2019 Américas Awards


  • The Américas Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature is literary award presented annually that recognizes high quality "children's and young adult books that portray Latin America, the Caribbean or Latinos in the United States, and to provide teachers with recommendations for classroom use." It was first awarded in 1993 by the Consortium of Latin American Studies Programs. The award is presented annually at a ceremony at the Library of Congress during Hispanic Heritage Month, along with coordinating workshops for teachers.

Event Date

  • September 27, 2019

Running Time

  • 45 minutes 20 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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