About Marie Arana

Marie Arana is a biographer, essayist, novelist, and former editor in chief of Book World at The Washington Post. She has been a guest columnist on Latin America for the New York Times. Currently, she is Writer at Large for The Post, a Senior Advisor to the US Librarian of Congress, and an active spokesperson on Latin America, biculturalism, and the book industry.
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About Bolívar

Marie’s BOLÍVAR: American Liberator is the 2014 winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Award in biography. Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Joseph J. Ellis wrote of it in his review, “Magisterial in scope, written with flair and an almost cinematic sense of history happening. . . . A monumental achievement." Read more



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