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Rihanna Announces Visual Autobiography
Rihanna has announced a visual autobiography that will be 1,000+ images of her living her life. So basically just one gorgeous page after another. And now she can add published author to her forever unrolling resume. Rihanna will publish on October 24th and you can see some of the 500 pages in her video preview and learn about the three limited editions here.
50 New Literary Recordings Now Available to Stream Online
Keeping up a recent tradition, the Archive of Hispanic Literature on Tape (AHLOT) has 50 new literary recordings available online in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. The collection, which has almost 800 recordings, is comprised of “audio recordings of poets and writers from Latin America, the Iberian Peninsula, the Caribbean, and the LatinX community in the United States reading from their works.” Check out this amazing collection here.
PLA Encourages ACA Enrollment
Open enrollment for the 2020 Affordable Care Act (ACA) Health Insurance Marketplace will begin November 1st and the Public Library Association has announced it will award $500 mini-grants to 57 public libraries in the U.S. to help librarians assist patrons and community members in learning about it and enrolling. You can check out the list of libraries here.