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Olga Dies Dreaming

In Xochitl Gonzalez’s vibrant and raw Olga Dies Dreaming, family drama crashes into politics.

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Review of ‘Olga Dies Dreaming’

In Xochitl Gonzalez’s vibrant and raw debut, Olga Dies Dreaming, love and family drama crash into politics.

Proudly Nuyorican (Puerto Rican New Yorker) Olga and her brother, Pedro “Prieto” Acevedo, faced some serious challenges when they were growing up in their diverse, working-class neighborhood of Sunset Park, Brooklyn. They were devastated when their uncompromising, demanding…

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