WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Reyna Grande is the author of the bestselling memoir, The Distance Between Us, (Atria, 2012) where she writes about her life before and after she arrived in the United States from Mexico as an undocumented child immigrant. The much-anticipated sequel, A Dream Called Home (Atria), was released in 2018. Her other works include the novels, Across a Hundred Mountains, (Atria, 2006) and Dancing with Butterflies (Washington Square Press, 2009) which were published to critical acclaim. Her books have been adopted as the common read selection by schools, colleges and cities across the country.
Presented and Sponsored by Cypress College Student Equity and Achievement Program, Cypress College Puente Program, Cypress College Art Department, Art Gallery & Dance Department, Latino Faculty & Staff Association, Cypress College Honors Program, and NOCCCD Office of Diversity and Compliance.