TITLE: Marie Arana: 2006 National Book Festival
SPEAKER: Marie Arana
EVENT DATE: 09/30/2006
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 29 minutes
TRANSCRIPT: View Transcript (link will open in a new window)
Marie Arana speaks at the 2006 National Book Festival.
Speaker Biography: Marie Arana was vice president and senior editor for two New York publishing houses before becoming the editor of The Washington Post Book World. She is the author of "American Chica" (2001), in which she recounts her family history in the United States and Peru. It was a finalist for the PEN-Memoir Award and the National Book Award. Her latest book is "Cellophane" (Random House/Dial Press, 2006). Arana lives in Washington, D.C., and Lima, Peru.
SERIES: National Book Festival 2006