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This edition: Ana Lydia Vega, Puerto Rican novelist

Episode Details

Original tape date: October 6, 1997.

On this episode of Charlando Cervantes, Puerto Rican writer Ana Lydia Vega discusses the influence African oral traditions have on her writing. She also talks about her doctoral thesis, a piece that looks into the influence of Haitian leader Henri Christophe on African American theater.

Guest List

Raquel Chang-Rodriguez Host & Distinguished Professor of Spanish-American literature and culture , The Graduate Center & City College/CUNY

Jose Maria Conget Director of Cultural Activities

Ana Lydia Vega Puerto Rican novelist

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