Arte Público Press
Arte Público Press is the oldest and largest publisher of Latino literature of the United States. Having published more than 600 titles of literary books for adults, young adults and children, APP is also the largest and most active presenting organization for Latino writers in the country, averaging more than 50 presentations per year of readings, panels and workshops in city schools, community centers and libraries. APP’s mission is to create access for authors and communities to published works that reflect the history, language(s) and culture of U. S. Hispanics. In so doing, APP has actively attempted to broaden the literary canon in the United States and make Latino literature available to the general public as well as students, curriculum writers and teachers at every level of the curriculum from pre-school to graduate school. Most of the celebrated Latino authors in the United States were launched by APP.
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