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Isabel Allende

Isabel Allende appears in the following:

Isabel Allende on Adolescence

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

This live interview with Isabel Allende originally aired on April 30, 2013. An edited version was aired on July 5, 2013 as part of a special episode of the Brian Lehrer Show. 

In her latest novel, Maya's Notebook, acclaimed author Isabel Allende writes from the perspective of an American teenager sent to an island community near Chile. Allende talks about her contemporary character's identity, her own career, and why her work is so popular.

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Isabel Allende

Friday, May 07, 2010

Today, no one would say that a woman can't be a writer. But when the Chilean-born novelist Isabel Allende was growing up, "writer" was not on the career menu. Kurt asks Allende about the path that led her to write fiction. Her newest novel, Island Beneath ...

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Island Beneath the Sea

Monday, May 03, 2010

Isabel Allende talks about her latest novel, Island Beneath the Sea. Spanning four decades, it tells the story of the intertwined lives of Tété, a slave born on the island of Saint-Domingue, and plantation manager Toulouse Valmorain.

Event: Isabel Allende will be reading and signing books
Monday, May ...

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Isabel Allende’s New Memoir

Tuesday, June 17, 2008

In Isabel Allende’s second memoir, The Sum of Our Days, she writes about love, marriage, the writing life, her close family relationships, and the difficulties of dealing with her daughter Paula’s death.

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Crazy But Possible

Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Physicist Michio Kaku explains how scientific advances could be making impossible things like time travel and telepathy possible. Also: Stefan Merrill Block’s debut novel. Isabel Allende on her new memoir. And Nicaragua's leading writer and former Vice President Sergio Ramirez, talks about the complicated history of his country.

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Isabel Allende’s New Memoir

Monday, April 07, 2008

In Isabel Allende’s second memoir, The Sum of Our Days, she writes about love, marriage, the writing life, her close family relationships, and the difficulties of dealing with her daughter Paula’s death.

Event: Isabel Allende will be speaking and signing books
Monday, April 7 at 7 pm
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Consider the Possibilities

Monday, April 07, 2008

Physicist Michio Kaku explains how scientific advances could be making impossible things like time travel and telepathy possible. Also: Stefan Merrill Block’s debut novel. Isabel Allende on her second memoir, The Sum of Our Days. And Nicaragua's leading writer and former Vice President Sergio Ramirez talks about the complicated history ...

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Isabel Allende

Friday, December 08, 2006

No one would say today that a woman can't be a writer. But when the Chilean-born novelist Isabel Allende was growing up, "writer" was not on the career menu. Kurt talks with Allende about how she became a novelist, and why she just can't write an erotic ...

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