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In First Novel, Former Hostage Ingrid Betancourt Tells A Story Of Captivity

January 23rd, 2016

Episode 438 of 550 episodes

The Blue Line follows a woman who is detained during Argentina's Dirty War. Betancourt says writing the novel helped her process the years she spent as a captive of Colombian revolutionaries.

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