Sandra Cisneros Receives National Medal of Arts [VIDEO]

Today, Sandra Cisneros received the National Medal of Arts for her contributions to American literature in the 20th and 21st centuries. The Chicana author was bestowed with this great honor by President Barack Obama. Her books, which include The House on Mango Street, Caramelo, and Woman Hollering Creek and Other stories, are used across high school curriculums across the country.