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Marie Arana | 2019 National Book Festival

Clip: Season 6 | 16m 52s

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Peruvian-American author Marie Arana is not only senior advisor to the U.S. Librarian of Congress, but also the director of the National Book Festival. Her latest, Silver, Sword & Stone tells the stories of three contemporary Latin Americans embodying the forces of exploration, violence, and religion across thousands of years of vivid history.

Aired: 09/03/19 | Rating: NR

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