About This Event

book cover light turquoiuse background, tesst in upper left Sandra Cisneros. Image of a row house with orange background and the book title, The House on Mango Street in yellow type.

The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros is the 2022 Big Read Wichita book.

Curated by and presented in partnership with WAM and the Wichita Public Library’s  Big Read Celebration

Join us for a three-day, online screening, inspired by this year’s Big Read selection, The House on Mango Street, by Sanda Cisneros. These short films explore the themes of identity, the immigrant experience, and coming-of-age.  Details at or at

Friday, March 4 through Sunday, March 6 | Free virtual screenings

5 pm Saturday, March 5  | Online conservation with the filmmakers

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