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30 Minutes- Stella Pope Duarte
Stella Pope Duarte Part 1 of 2(25:36) 2008-09-21
30 Minutes- Stella Pope Duarte
Arizona author Stella Pope Duarte discusses her third novel If I Die in Juarez. Over 400 women and girls have been brutally killed in Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua since 1993. Thousands more women and girls have disappeared.

Arizona author Stella Pope Duarte recently spoke at the University of Arizona Book Store to highlight the tragedy depicted in her third novel If I Die in Juarez.

In part one of this two part series, Stella Pope Duarte speaks about the importance of family in her life, the significance of dreams in her path to becoming a writer, and some of the issues that led to the mass migration within Mexico to the border cities.

If I Die in Juarez is published by University of Arizona Press.