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Connecting Communities through Our Languages, Cultures, and Stories

Forty-two Years of Educational Excellence for English Learners & Biliteracy for All

March 29 - April 1, 2017

Anaheim Marriott and Hilton Hotels
Anaheim, California 

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Thursday, March 30 • 3:15pm - 4:30pm
From Idea To Book: Mamá The Alien/ Mamá la extraterrestre

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Author René Colato Laínez and illustrator Laura Lacámara will discuss the process of publication of the bilingual book Mamá The Alien/ Mamá la extrarrestre. René Colato Laínez will share how he got the idea and concept to write the story. Laura Lacámara will describe her illustration process from sketches to final art.

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René Colato Laínez

Los Angeles USD/Author
I am René Colato Laínez, the Salvadoran award winning author of I Am René, the Boy, Waiting for Papá, Playing Lotería,René Has Two Last Names, My Shoes and I, The Tooth Fairy Meets El Ratón Pérez and From North to South, Señor Pancho Had a Rancho and many more children's... Read More →

Thursday March 30, 2017 3:15pm - 4:30pm PDT
Hilton Room: Catalina 4