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    • Memoirs of a Revolutionary Daughter
    • By: Carmen Aguirre
    • Narrated by: Carmen Aguirre
    • Length: 9 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Carmen Aguirre was six-year-old when she and her family fled to Canada following General Augusto Pinochet’s violent 1973 coup in Chile. She was only eleven-years-old when her mother and stepfather joined the resistance movement and returned to South America, taking Carmen and her sister went with them. As their mother and stepfather set up a safe house for resistance members in La Paz, Bolivia, the girls' own double lives began. At 18, Carmen became a militant herself, plunging further into a world of terror, paranoia and euphoria.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • revolutionary read

    • By David Brown on 04-05-18

    Regular price: $23.96

    • Mexican Hooker #1: Art, Love and Forgiveness After Trauma

    • By: Carmen Aguirre
    • Narrated by: Carmen Aguirre
    • Length: 8 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
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      5 out of 5 stars 2
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    Carmen Aguirre has lived many lives, all of them to the fullest. At age six she was a Chilean refugee adjusting to life as a Latina in North America. At 18 she was a revolutionary dissident. In her early 20s she fought to find her voice as an actor and to break away from the stereotypical roles thrust upon her - Housekeeper, Hotel Maid, Mexican Hooker #1. 

    Regular price: $19.95