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Book and Arts Feria
May 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
I Feria Internacional del Libro y las Artes Cruzando Puentes
I International Arts and Book Fair Crossing Bridges
This is the first edition of a fair that wants to be one of the most
important moments for culture, art and literature in Spanish in New
It is going to take place in Brooklyn, Manhattan and The Bronx and
from a Staurday to a Tuesday. We would like to follow the same pattern
with a similar event that is going to take place in the summer and it
is going to be a mulitlingual fair.
This fair has been orgnanized by La Ovejita Ebooks, Ogando TV,
Brooklyn Domincan Parade, El Puente, CADRE and the Centro
Latinoamericano de Brooklyn with the support of the Spanish Benevolent
Society/La Nacional, BiCOA, Saint Johns University and Poe Park
THE DAY OF THE FAIR IN LA NACIONAL
MONDAY May, 21th de 7-9 pm
We will be celebrating the 150 years of La Nacional, the Spanish
-More book presentations, video, music and art.
—Program of the Rest of the Fair:
SÁTURDAY, May 19th 11am-4pm.
Williamsbourg Public Library
240 Division Ave, Brooklyn, 11211 NYC
-Opening of the fair by authorities
-Literary, presentations, music and art.
SUNDAY May, 20th 12-6 pm
Lunch and Poets at the Garden
El Puente Community Garden
202 South 2nd Street (Entre Roebling St. y Driggs Ave.)
11211 Brooklyn, NY
TUESDAY May, 22 11 am a 1 pm
—Visit to The Cottage, Edgar Allan Poe Museum and Friendship Lunch
at the Poe Park Visitor Center
We are going to visit the home where the writer lived and wrote some
of his most impresive texts. And we are going to have a Friendship
Lunch to say farewell to all the writers and artists that have come to
the fair and taken part in it.
—Guided Visit to MOMA Museum, courtesy de BiCoa and Saint John’s University
We will finish the fair with the best known contemporary art.
PARTICIPANTS AND GUESTS
In short we are going to have the list of participants and invited
writers and artists.