Al ritmo de Petra (Hardcover)

Al ritmo de Petra By Ana Castillo Muñoz, Yamel Figueroa Sotomayor (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Looking to expand on the biographies of trailblazing women highlighted in ELLAS: historias de mujeres puertorriqueñ as, Al ritmo de Petra tells the wonderful story of Petra Cepeda; a pioneering force behind the Afro Caribbean bomba and plena music genre in Puerto Rico. Petra was born in Santurce, Puerto Rico to an extremely talented family and she loved to sing and dance. She became an accomplished orator, singer, instrumentalist and bomba and plena dancer, and was tireless in her goal of preserving Afro Caribbean traditions and culture.

About the Author

Ana Castillo Muñoz is a Puerto Rican author and the founder of Verbo y Piel.

Yamel Figueroa Sotomayoris a Puerto Rican illustrator with an MA in animation design and visual development from the Academy of Art University in California.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781737275749
ISBN-10: 1737275740
Publisher: Editorial Destellos
Publication Date: November 15th, 2022
Pages: 28
Language: Spanish