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Join Idlewild for brunch and book discussions of novels by women translated into English throughout 2020. read more
holiday part 1
Happy holidays to readers, learners and travelers! Welcome to our gift guide for every type of reader in your life. read more
penelope
Practice language learning over the holidays with our selection of the best foreign-language films streaming now! read more
Rest on the Flight into Texas Border Web
Join Jennifer, artist and Idlewild bookseller, in supporting immigrant families at the border by purchasing this print. read more
Nicolás Enríquez (Mexican, 1704–1790)
The Virgin of Guadalupe with the Four Apparitions, 1773
Mexican, 
Oil on copper; 22 1/4 × 16 1/2 in. (56.5 × 41.9 cm) Framed: 25 1/4 × 19 7/8 × 1 3/8 in. (64.1 × 50.5 × 3.5 cm)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Purchase, Louis V. Bell, Harris Brisbane Dick, Fletcher, and Rogers Funds and Joseph Pulitzer Bequest and several members of The Chairman's Council Gifts, 2014 (2014.173)
http://www.metmuseum.org/Collections/search-the-collections/635401
Our list of fun October events that take place around the city where you can practice speaking Spanish! read more
Marguerite-Duras
Our reading list for autumn, inspired by Stefan Zweig's description of that "serene melancholy, that gentle nostalgia" that this season provokes. read more
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This week is the 80th anniversary of the start of World War II. To understand this vast war, where to begin? Here's our selection of a few excellent books on the war.
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tortilla
Before our next round of Spanish classes begin, brush up on your knowledge with one of these great Spanish-language movies about family currently streaming online. read more
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Interested in learning more about some of the places that have been in the headlines lately? Our recommendations for books about Greenland, Hong Kong, El Salvador & more. read more
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Our selections for best international books to read this Pride month! read more
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