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Esmeralda Santiago

Esmeralda Santiago was born on May 17, 1948 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. She is a writer and actress, known for Almost a Woman (2002) and Up the Down Staircase (1967). See full bio »

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Known For

Almost a Woman
Up the Down Staircase


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 2002 Almost a Woman (TV Movie) (book "Almost a Woman") / (teleplay)
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 1967 Up the Down Staircase
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"Almost a Woman" (memoir) See more »

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Received her Masters in Fine Arts from Sarah Lawrence College. See more »

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