Free, Virtual Event Hosted by King's English Bookshop
Manuel Romero Mi América: The Evolution of an American Family
Mark your calendars. Join local author Manuel Romero for a discussion of his new book, Mi América: The Evolution of an American Family. This free, virtual event will take place on Crowdcast and you must register here to participate.
reviewsA story for all Americans
Civic leaders, government officials, scholars and citizens are raving over Manuel Romoero's new book. It's a delight to read for anyone interested in American history and the narrative of how the Nuevomejcanos helped shaped our country.
"A sweeping narrative of family, culture, and community"His extensive research of the lives of his mother and father unearth a detailed and panoramic vision of Northern New Mexican history.
New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson
"A major accomplishment"The book is a major accomplishment for a Chicano Civil Rights activist, civic leader, non-profit executive, and professor. If you listen closely, you can hear the strains of alabados in the background blended with “Europa.”
Dr. Theresa Martínez, Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Utah
"Readers will be informed, uplifted, and inspired"Mi America, his well-chronicled family journey - from Spain to Mexico to New Mexico to Utah - is an important contribution to the history of America and the significant impact made by Nuevomejcanos over hundreds of years.
The Honorable Mickey Ibarra, Chairman of the Latino Leaders Network