From the Visit San Antonio website: San Antonio Book Festival is celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2022 with renowned authors like Jericho Brown, Julia Glass, Margo Jefferson, Natalie Diaz, Emma Straub and more. This year’s festival will be held in person at the Central Library and Southwest School of Art after being canceled in 2020 and virtual in 2021 due to the pandemic. See below for more information about the festival and the full author lineup. Find more information here.
Written by NLPeterson on Feb 2 2020 - 1:59pm
The King William Association will display paintings, illustrations, mixed media sculptures, and a book
Written by Brooke Cowey on Feb 10 2017 - 1:12pm
Replay the video: New York Times bestseller Jan Jarboe Russell discusses her book The Train to Crystal City at the Central Library Auditorium. This book is about a secret internment camp in Texas during World War II. These camps housed Japanese, German and Italian immigrants.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 8 2016 - 1:47pm
Where is a book transformed into artwork and a library transformed into a museum? In January and February of 2016, the gallery at San Antonio Central Library became a Book Garden ~ a home to oversized southwestern lizards, busts of Renaissance men, Zen rocks and other sculptures, all created by Taiwanese-born artist Long-Bin Chen. On first glance, most people think the carvings are made from marble or stone - but in fact they are sculpted from books and magazines.
Written by esperanzacenter on Feb 5 2015 - 4:31pm
The Esperanza Peace and Justice Center will present a book premiere and plática for University of Texas San Antonio professor Sara DeTurk’s new book, Activism, Alliance Building and the Esperanza Peace and Justice Center on Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 7 pm. This free event will be hosted at the Esperanza Peace and Justice Center located at 922 San Pedro Avenue.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 23 2013 - 5:48pm
Mayor Julián Castro and the San Antonio Public Library are launching the annual Mayor’s Summer Reading Club for children and the 2013 Summer Reading Programs for teens and adults.