Cecilia Velástegui was born in Quito, Ecuador where she spent her childhood. She was raised in California and France, and has traveled extensively in 50 countries. She received her graduate degree from the University of Southern California, and speaks four languages. She serves on the board of directors of several cultural and educational institutions. She lives with her family in Monarch Beach, California.
- Elaborate on the cultural and historical threads woven into Gathering the Indigo Maidens.
- Encounters with people and places.
- Promoting the pan-Hispanic world.
- Musing on historical fiction.
- Advocate for book clubs.
Please enjoy the video below, as well as the website!