The Heart That Bleeds by Alma Guillermoprieto
Latin America Now (Vintage)

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An extraordinarily vivid, unflinching series of portraits of South America today, written from the inside out, by the award-winning New Yorker journalist and widely admired author of Samba.

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About Alma Guillermoprieto

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Alma Guillermoprieto writes frequently for The New Yorker (where the first chapter of this book appeared in 2002) and the New York Review of Books. She is the author of Looking for History, The Heart That Bleeds, and Samba, and she was named a MacArthur Fellow in 1995. Raised in Mexico and the United States, she now makes her home in Mexico City.
Published March 16, 2011 by Vintage. 368 pages
Genres: History, Political & Social Sciences, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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 A splendid collection of reports originally from the New Yorker.

May 20 2010 | Read Full Review of The Heart That Bleeds: Latin ...

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First published in the New Yorker, Guillermoprieto's 13 essays reveal the fragile political life and culture in Latin America. (Apr.)

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