Gringos at the Guadalajara International Book Fair: A First-Time Perspective from Two ALA-FIL Free Pass Recipients

Sunday, June 24, 2012 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
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Exhibit Hall Poster Area Table 3
Speaker: Buffy J Hamilton, Creekview High School
Speaker: Carol Hodges, Tidewater Community College

Two first-time ALA-FIL Free Pass Program recipients will present an overview about their experiences attending the Guadalajara International Book Fair in Guadalajara, Mexico in 2011. The book fair is held annually in late November to early December. More than 100 ALA members participated in 2011 thanks to the collaborative ALA-FIL Free Pass Program. This poster session will provide information and tips on how to apply for a scholarship to attend the 2012 Guadalajara International Book Fair.

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