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PBS NewsHour | Conversation: Esmeralda Santiago, Author of 'Conquistadora' | PBS

Duration: 07:29
Program: PBS NewsHour #10131
Broadcast Date: Aug. 12, 2011

Set in the 1800's, Esmeralda Santiago's epic novel, "Conquistadora", tells two coming-of-age stories: one of its heroine, Ana Cubillas, the daughter of Spanish aristocrats who becomes head of a plantation in the new world, and the other of Puerto Rico itself.

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Post Date: August 12, 2011