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Film, Video Burnt Sugar Cana Quemada

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  • Burnt Sugar Cana Quemada


  • The Hispanic Division and the Center for the Book organized a reading of "Burnt Sugar Cana Quemada" (2006) by the editors Oscar Hijuelos and Lori Marie Carlson. "Burnt Sugar" features the best of Cuban poetry in both Spanish and English.

Event Date

  • September 20, 2006


  • -  This recording is not available.
  • -  Lori Marie Carlson is the author of two novels and the translator/editor of two best-selling bilingual Hispanic American poetry anthologies.
  • -  Oscar Hijuelos is a first-generation Cuban American and the first Hispanic American writer to win the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.

Running Time

  • 20 minutes 29 seconds

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