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Morally Messy Stories, Exquisitely Told, In Mia Alvar's 'In The Country'

June 15th, 2015

Episode 72 of 550 episodes

The author was born in Manila and grew up in Bahrain and New York City. Her back story is shared by many of her Filipino characters in her debut short story collection.

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