Meet the Author – Angelica Y. Rodriguez

Meet the Author – Angelica Y. Rodriguez

Taller’s Meet the Author Series Presents
Angelica Y. Rodriguez

Taller Puertorriqueño presents rising children’s author Angelica Y. Rodriguez as she introduces the second installment of her Bubba the Purple Cat series. This book encourages readers of all ages to believe in themselves and to follow their dreams. Designed especially for young readers, Rodriguez’s bilingual text is accompanied by illustrations by her husband, Luis Perez.

The Meet the Author Series is a free program offered by the Julia de Burgos Gift Shop one Saturday a month. Enjoy an afternoon of engaging dialogue with writers of different literary disciplines followed by a book signing. Copies of the work will be available for purchase. For more information about the Julia de Burgos Gift Shop, please visit us or contact Flor Jazmin Gutierrez at 215.426.3311 ext 1000 or 


Saturday, March 10, 3–5 pm
Julia de Burgos Gift Shop 
Taller Puertorriqueño, 2600 N. 5th St.
About Taller Puertorriqueño
Taller Puertorriqueño, Inc. was established in 1974 as a community-based organization dedicated to the preservation, development, and promotion of Puerto Rican culture, grounded in the conviction that embracing one’s cultural heritage is central to community empowerment. Taller is also committed to the representation and support of other Latino cultural expressions and our common roots. Known as El Corazón Cultural del Barrio (The Cultural Heart of Latino Philadelphia), Taller is a resource, an inspiration, a cultural home, and a community center.

We appreciate the generous support of our sponsors, City of Philadelphia, Comcast, Elsie Lee Garthwaite Memorial Foundation, PECO, Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Philadelphia Foundation, Samuel S. Fels Fund, William Penn Foundation, and others.