Ariel Dorfman

Ariel Dorfman was cultural and press advisor to President Salvador Allende’s Chief of Staff during the last months of the Allende government. His new novel, The Suicide Museum, which deals with the death of Allende, has just been published.

Lessons of a Catastrophe Lessons of a Catastrophe

Chile was a democracy, yet tyranny triumphed--in the name of fighting terror.

Sep 11, 2003 / Feature / Ariel Dorfman

Letter to America Letter to America

My hope: empathy, compassion, the capacity to imagine that you are not unique

Sep 12, 2002 / Books & the Arts / Ariel Dorfman