Hard rain

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Readers International, Nov 1, 1990 - Fiction - 270 pages
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A look back at the artistic and political climate of the Allende period from this writers tragic perspective on Chile today.

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Dorfman is a critic and poet, as well as a novelist ( Widows, LJ 6/1/83; The Last Song of Manuel Sendero, LJ 1/87). His highly political and experimental first novel was written in 1972, in the midst ... Read full review

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About fifty pages in, I wondered if this book was secretly brilliant, and I just wasn't clever enough to get it. But after reading every tortuous page, I've decided I don't care - I don't think it's ... Read full review


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Hailed as a literary grandmaster by "Time" magazine, Ariel Dorfman has received numerous international prizes for his novels, plays, poems, journalism, and essays.
Joaquin Dorfman opened his first play at the Edinburgh Festival at the age of 19. He has just finished his second novel, "Through the Ordinary World,"
The Dorfmans have also written two screenplays together. Ariel Dorfman lives in Durham, North Carolina, and Joaquin is between homes.

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