Frida: ¡Viva la vida! Long Live Life!

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Wednesday, October 7, 2009 - 19:00
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Frida: ¡Viva la vida! Long Live Life!
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by Carmen T. Bernier-Grand. (Marshall Cavendish, 2007)
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Bernier-Grand uses lyrical free-verse poems, which comprise the heart of a well-rounded biographical work for older children.  The poems, written in impassioned first-person voice, follow the arc of Frida Kahlo's life from birth to death.  The opening birth poem and the closing death poem set a tone of self-determination firmly placing her in history, in her family and in her country.

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Frida: ¡Viva la vida! Long Live Life!
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Thursday, October 8, 2009 - 05:28
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Thursday, February 24, 2011 - 07:37
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