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In 'Distant Marvels,' A Witness To Revolutions Tells Cuba's Story

April 12th, 2015

Episode 21 of 535 episodes

Chantel Acevedo's latest novel opens in 1963 and focuses on octogenarian Maria Sirena, part of a Cuban generation that lived through both the war of independence from Spain and the Cuban Revolution.