Even Silence Has an End
This program of the Texas Book Festival was held in the C-SPAN/Book TV Tent. The program closes with scenes from the festival.
Ingrid Betancourt talked about her book Even Silence Has an End: My Six Years of Captivity in the Colombian Jungle. In 2002, while campaigning as a candidate in the Colombian presidential elections, Ingrid Betancourt was abducted by the FARC. She would spend the next six and a half years in the depths of the jungle as a prisoner. Ms. Betancourt responded to questions from members of the audience.
People in this video
- Ricardo C. Ainslie Professor University of Texas at Austin->Department of Educational Psychology
Ingrid Betancourt Presidential Candidate (Former) Colombia
- Texas Book FestivalTexas Book Festival
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