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A Tale of Survival

A Review by Marguerite Feitlowitz

a tale

Prisoner of Pinochet: My Year in a Chilean Concentration Camp by Sergio Bitar,  translated by Erin Goodman with  foreword and notes by Peter Winn (Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2017)

On September 11, 1973, at about eight o’...

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Empathic Cosmopolitanism

A REVIEW BY SUSAN ANTEBI

Cosmopolitan Desires: Global Modernity and World Literature in Latin America
By Mariano Siskind
Northwestern University Press, 2014

In January 2015, shortly after terrorist attacks in Paris, the slogan “Je suis Charlie” began to circulate on Twitter and to...

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