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Book Club Of The Air: Memory Mambo By Achy Obejas

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Book Club Of The Air: Memory Mambo By Achy Obejas

Book Club Of The Air: Memory Mambo By Achy Obejas

Book Club Of The Air: Memory Mambo By Achy Obejas

Only Available in Archive Formats.

GUESTS: Jaime Manrique/ Author, Twilight at the Equator (Faber and Faber,1997), My Night With Federico Garcia Lorca (Painted Leaf Press,1997), and Latin Moon in Manhattan (St. Martin Press, 1993) Isabelle Alvares-Borland Professor of Spanish Literature and Latin AmericanStudies, Holy Cross College in Worcester, Mass Author, From Person to Person: Cuban American Narratives, 1959 On(forthcoming) It's that time of the month again ...time for the July meeting of the Book Club of the Air. This month's selection is Cuban-American author Achy Obejas' first novel, Memory Mambo . It tells the story of Juani and her lovably loony family — Cuban exiles living in Chicago. We hope you've read it from cover to cover ...now just make sure you have it on hand to join the discussion about Memory Mambo. ...on the Talk of the Nation - BOOK CLUB OF THE AIR - from NPR News.

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