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Cultural project Stay at home

Barco de Papel Bookstore and Barco de Papel Cultural Center are organizing two open competitions: We all are New York, short stories and emotional drawings. These contests allow you to share your experience during confinement by a drawing, the testimonial expression of your experiences and / or the writing of a short story on the subject: New York during the pandemic. ...

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Latest Presentations and Activities

Huascar Robles

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Barco de Papel presented the work of Puerto Rican photographer and journalist Huáscar Robles, with a special intervention by journalists Ileán Pérez Cruz and Carmen Graciela Díaz. The author analyzed the challenges Haiti... READ MORE

Diego Cristian Saldana

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Centro Cultural Barco de Papel presented the wining work or the National Young Novel Award “José Revueltas” (Mexico 2019) by the musician and writer Diego Cristian Saldaña (1990) in New York on January... READ MORE

Things I’ll Never Tell You

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The Mujeristas’ Collective presented at the Barco de Papel Cultural Center its third printed publication with the open microphone “Things that I will never tell you” on Saturday, December 14, 2019. The open... READ MORE

LGTB Visibility in Literature

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The LGTB literary expression returned on September 27 and 28, 2019   for the second consecutive year to the Barco de Papel Cultural Center with a selection of renowned authors. In the second... READ MORE

Wandering Art and Library

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Elmhurst, NY-Centro Cultural Barco de Papel presented the “Wandering Art and Library” project that traveled the streets of Jackson Heights, Elmhurst, and Corona, Queens. “Cities are places of barter, not just merchandise, but also of... READ MORE

Queens Borough Bounce Series

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The Queens Borough Bounce series kicked off on Sunday 7 2019 with a musical caravan making stops in Jackson Heights, Elmhurst and Corona. The Sonicycle in action  mapped the sites, sounds, and memories... READ MORE