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Marisel Vera Virtual Lecture

Presented by Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures at Online/Virtual Space

Jun 25 2020
Marisel Vera Virtual Lecture

Marisel Vera on her new book, The Taste of Sugar, in conversation with writer Adriana E. Ramirez.

Marisel Vera on her new book, The Taste of Sugar, in conversation with writer Adriana E. Ramirez.

It is 1898, and groups of starving Puerto Ricans, los hambrientos, roam the parched countryside and dusty towns begging for food. Under the yoke of Spanish oppression, the Caribbean island is forced to prepare to wage war with the United States. Up in the mountainous coffee region of Utuado, Vicente Vega and Valentina Sanchez labor to keep their small farm from the creditors. When the

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Copies of The Taste of Sugar are available for sale online from White Whale Bookstore.

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