Cecilia Velástegui's Gathering the Indigo Maidens PDF

Cecilia Velástegui's Gathering the Indigo Maidens PDF

By Cecilia Velástegui

ISBN-10: 0983745811

ISBN-13: 9780983745815

modern-day human traffickers and artwork thieves extort a filthy rich Laguna seashore, California artwork collector, Paloma Zubiondo, by means of providing to unencumber a tender Ecuadorian sex-slave in alternate for one among Paloma's valuable seventeenth century Spanish Colonial work, purportedly a stolen portray of the stainless notion of the Virgin Mary. An epic story of interwoven narratives that connects paintings robbery and intercourse trafficking to the palpable triumphs and pathos of 3 old indigo maidens: artist, Isabel Santiago from 1699 Ecuador; printing heiress, Maria de Rivera Calderon y Benavides from 1754 Mexico urban; and social activist sentenced to San Quentin legal, Modesta Ávila from 1889 San Juan Capistrano.

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