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Gloria Vando

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Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson

Catalog Number: 19930528

Vando's poems often deal with her childhood, growing up Puerto Rican in New York, the daughter of a well-known night club performer. Vando reads from her first collection of poetry, PROMESAS: GEOGRAPHY OF THE IMPOSSIBLE.

| Subject Matter: Latina | Interview Year: 1993 | Genre: Poetry |

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