15. La Malinche
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What can we learn about reputations and gossip from the stories about La Malinche and her contributions to the history of Mexico?
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At the age of 18 or 19, La Malinche was offered to Spanish Conquistador Hernan Cortes as a slave and interpreter. Due to her service and later companionship to Cortes, La Malinche’s story can be confusing to understand.