NPR Story
6:19 am
Sun May 6, 2012

From One 'Wedding In Haiti,' A Larger Picture

Author Julia Alvarez was born in New York City but raised in the Dominican Republic. Her personal experience of those worlds has shaped much of her writing. Alvarez talks to host Rachel Martin about her new book, A Wedding in Haiti, about the mother-son relationship she fosters with a young Haitian migrant worker.