Gary Soto

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Timeline The birth of Gary Soto On this Day Gary Soto was born in Fresno, California.
Timeline family struggles His family had a hard time finding work. His family moved all the time. He was not a good student at an early age.
California%20state%20university becoming an educated person Gary Soto graduated from California State University in 1974. He earned a degree in English studies.
Timeline graduate school Gary Soto finishes his graduate studies a the University of California. There he discovered that he wants to become a writer.
Gabriel%20garcia inspiration He meets and is inspired by the best Latin American writer the novelist Gabriel García Márquez.
The%20elements%20of%20san%20joaquin first book He publishes his first boon in the summer of 1977. The title of the book is: The Elements of San Joaquin.
The%20tale%20of%20sunlight Pulitzer Prize nomination The Tale of Sunlight was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in Poetry
The%20pool%20party Medal for Film Excellence Gary Soto received the prestigious Andrew Carnegie Medal for Film Excellence from the Association for Library Service to Children for his production work on the film The Pool Party.
Pettycrimes Hispanic Heritage Award for Literature Gary Soto reveived the Hispanic Heritage Award for Literature for Petty Crimes.
Timeline Gary Soto Literary Museum The Old Administration Building at Fresno City College will become the permanent home of the Gary Soto Literary Museum.