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Puente Program

Winter 2012 Visiting Author

This quarter the Puente English class is reading Love Yous are For White People by Lac Su and Enrique's Journey by Sonia Nazario. The books are tied to our theme for the quarter — "Families and Migration: Our Journey's Toward Social Change and Personal Power."

I Love Yous are for White People flyer Last year we were fortunate to bring Sonia Nazario as a guest speaker. This year author Lac Su will visit De Anza for a reading and signing of his book, along with a Q & A session.

Author Lac Su's Visit

Please join our Puente students in reading our winter quarter novels and/or attending the author's talk!

DATE: Tuesday, February 7
TIME: 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
PLACE: Hinson Campus Center, Conference Room A&B

Short Video:
To learn more about the author, watch The Making of a Memoir at

This event is hosted by the Puente Project through the generous support of the De Anza College DARE Taskforce.

For more information, contact Alicia Cortez at or Paula Silva at

Interim Puente Counselor & Co-Coordinator
Yolanda Johnson
Phone: 408.864.8894

Puente English Instructor & Co-Coordinator
Lydia Hearn
Phone: 408.864.5785

Last Updated: 1/26/12