Saturday, October 8, 2011

Allende's Words for Obama

Ariel Dorfman, Chilean-American novelist, playwright, essayist, journalist and human rights activist, talks about his latest book Feeding on Dreams: Confessions of an Unrepentant Exile, and his latest piece for TomDispatch, a poem in which Dorfman invokes the voice of former Chilean president Salvador Allende to offer words of advice to Barack Obama.

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huam said...

so real. so true. so beautiful. so moving.

florence tate said...

can only obama could only hear and heed.