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Junot Diaz : The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao (4/29/08)

Author: Infobase,; MacNeil/Lehrer Productions (Firm)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, [2008] 2017. ©2008
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Films on Demand.
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The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao tells the story of Dominican-American Oscar de Len̤ who dreams of becoming an author and finding love. In this interview, Diaz discusses the mix of cultures he grew up with, the personality of his main character Oscar, the elements of family in his novel, and more.
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Genre/Form: Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Infobase,; MacNeil/Lehrer Productions (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1029503052
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released by MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, 2008.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on September 06, 2017.
Target Audience: 9 - 12, Academic/AP
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (7 min., 1 sec)) : sound, color.
Contents: Junot Diaz: The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao (4/29/08) (7:01);
Responsibility: MacNeil/Lehrer Productions.

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The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao tells the story of Dominican-American Oscar de Len̤ who dreams of becoming an author and finding love. In this interview, Diaz discusses the mix of cultures he grew up with, the personality of his main character Oscar, the elements of family in his novel, and more.

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