I, Rigoberta Menchu: An Indian Woman in Guatemala Biography


When Menchú's autobiography was first published in 1984, it catapulted her and her story, describing the exploitation and mistreatment of...

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In this autobiography, Rigoberta Menchú details the two stages of her life: before political organizing, and after. Because she was born...

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From the time she begins working on the finca at age eight, Menchú sees that the position of Indian workers is beyond grim. Workers...

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