In this episode of Angelita’s Wings, stories from the book Six Heroes of Mexican Independence, by Bonnie Muth MacMillan, continue with the conclusion of Adelita. The traditional Mexican folk song, Adelita, is sung as one of the men who fell in love with her during the war. Some points of historical consequence are discussed, followed by the story of another woman hero from Mexican history. Her name was Josefa – the girl who listened.
Host: Billie Ruth Furuichi; Producer: Billie Ruth Furuichi
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Original music by Billie Ruth Furuichi
Stories from Six Heroes of Mexican Independence by Bonnie Muth MacMillan used with permission