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"A work of tremendous ambition... A fantastic, wide-ranging family saga. Dorfman creates a disturbing portrait of Chile in the early 1990s." -The Boston Globe

"Wonderfully peopled with d

About the Author

A Chilean expatriate, Ariel Dorfman has spent his life exporing the reality and dreams of the many Americas. His books have been translated into over thirty languages and his plays staged in more than 100 countries. His works include the acclaimed memoir, Heading South, Looking North, the novels Widows, Konfidenz, and The Nanny and the Iceberg, as well as plays, among them Death and the Maiden, made into a film by Roman Polanski. Ariel Dorfman is a Chilean expatriate and "literary grandmaster" (Time) whose works include the acclaimed memoir Heading South, Looking North, and the novels The Last Song of Manuel Sendero, Konfidenz, and Widows. His plays have been performed in more than one hundred countries, and Death and the Maiden was made into a film by Roman Polanski. The recipient of many international awards, Dorfman contributes to major newspapers worldwide and is a distinguished professor at Duke University. He lives with his wife in Durham, North Carolina.

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ISBN:
9781609800222
Publisher:
Seven Stories Press
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Author:
Dorfman, Ariel
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
General
Subject:
Humorous
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Fathers and sons
Subject:
Young men
Subject:
Suicidal behavior
Subject:
Sex customs
Subject:
Exiles
Subject:
Chile
Subject:
Bildungsromans
Subject:
Humor : General
Subject:
Fiction : Literary
Subject:
Fiction : Fantasy - Contemporary
Subject:
History : Latin America - South America
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
May 2010
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Pages:
272

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