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A woman sits behind a desk signing books with a crowd of people around her.

Julia Alvarez at a book signing for Universidad del Turabo, Ana G. Méndez University System’s NEA Big Read in February 2019. As part of the 2019-2020 NEA Big Read, communities in Colorado and Michigan will read Alvarez’s In the Time of the Butterflies. Photo by Joshua Feist