September 26, 2011 - 8:45am
Former Colombian Senator, Ingrid Betancourt, was held captive in the Amazon jungle for six years by FARC guerrillas. With her book, Even Silence has an End, Betancourt will share her trials at the Library's Main branch tonight at 7pm.
The Jungle, as we imagine it through movies and books, is a misty and strange canopy far outside the realm of our polished neighborhoods and sleek technology.  It is a place of fantasy; an archaic world of ancient ruins and exotic beasts.  As well-fed Americans, the rainforest is...