Book signing scheduled at Antonito Library

(12-22-2009)

Dr. Carole Counihan and her husband, Dr. Jim Taggart, are donating proceeds from their books, "A Tortilla Is Like Life: Food and Culture in the San Luis Valley of Colorado" and "Alex and the Hobo", to benefit the Antonito Scholarship at Adams State College.

The authors are scheduled for a book signing at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 9, 2010, in the Antonito Library. The women of Antonito and the food that helps define their culture is the topic of Counihan's book, "A Tortilla Is Like Life" and Taggart's book is co-authored by Antonito native Jose Inez Taylor.