Marie Arana on Bolívar: American Liberator
NOV 22, 2013 | 6:30 PM TO 7:30 PM
The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue
November 22, 2013: 6:30 PM-7:30 PM
Leon Levy Center for Biography
Raquel Chang-Rodríguez, Distinguished Professor, will interview Marie Arana on Bolívar: American Liberator, her acclaimed biography of Simón Bolívar, the South American revolutionary revered for freeing six countries from colonial Spanish rule. Arana's memoir American Chica was a finalist for the National Book Award; she has written two novels and edited The Writing Life, essays from The Washington Post Book World. Co-sponsored by Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages.