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Descriere: De pie frente al publico, Victor Villasenor miro al grupo de maestros sentados frente a el, y su mente se lleno de recuerdos de infancia llenos de humillacion y abuso por parte de sus profesores. Se sintio enfurecer. Con el corazon en la mano, comenzo a hablar de esos abusos. Y cuando termino, para su gran sorpresa, encontro a todos los profesores de pie aplau-diendolo enfaticamente. Muchas de las personas en el publico no lograban contener sus lagrimas. Asi comienzan las conmovedoras y apasionadas memorias de Victor Villasenor. A pesar de ser muy talentoso e imaginativo desde muy nino, tuvo que vivir con una dificultad de aprendizaje (no fue sino hasta los 44 anos de edad que fue diagnosticado con un caso grave de dislexia), y la frustracion de ser latino en una escuela americana en la que solo se hablaba ingles. A pesar de los profesores que lo maltrataban porque no podia hablar ingles, Villasenor se aferro a su sueno de un dia convertirse en escritor. Hoy en dia, es considerado uno de los autores mas importantes de nuestra era.

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Autori: Victor Villasenor | Editura: Rayo | Anul aparitiei: 2006 | ISBN: 9780060566838 | Numar de pagini: 318 | Categorie: Biography  

  

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