YOUR VOICE, YOUR STORY: Junot Diaz
Special | 3m 59s
Junot Diaz is best known for the Pulitzer Prize-winning The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao. An M.I.T. creative writing professor, Diaz’s work, which revolves around the immigrant experience, has received critical praise, earning him a MacArthur Genius Grant. A champion for undocumented immigrants and co-founder of the Voices of Our Nation workshop, Diaz is the first Latino Pulitzer Prize juror.
Aired: 01/01/13Video has closed captioning.
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