Día De Los Niños, Día De Los Libros 2021
Arizona State University presents its 10th Día De Los Niños, Día De Los Libros, a celebration of youth, languages, literacies and cultures.
Día De Los Niños, Día De Los Libros 2021 is going virtual! This international event takes place online Friday, April 30 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Arizona time (5 to 8 p.m. Greenwich Mean Time). The event is for kids in 6-12th grades; attendees must be sponsored by their schools (teachers must register on behalf of their students).
At the event, Phoenix-based poet Tomas Stanton will receive the Flores Family Award, which is named in honor of ASU Día founder Tracey Flores, for advocacy in support of family literacy, cultural celebration, books, kids and reading.
El Día is hosted by the Department of English at ASU with support from ASU’s Office of the President, Humanities division of The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College, Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing, and Center for Indian Education.
For information about special guests and how to register, visit the El Día website.