The military coup and violent death of her uncle, Salvador Allende Gossens, on September 11, 1973, sent her into exile and transformed her into a writer. The terrorist attack of September 11, 2001, on her newly adopted homeland, the U.S., brought forth from Allende an overdue acknowledgment that she had indeed left home. "My Invented Country" speaks compellingly to all of us who try to retain a coherent inner life and a sense of humor in a world full of contradictions.
|Analog Audio Cassette Audio Product||English|
|9780060559267||7.12 x 7.04 x 1.24 inches|
|Literary Biography & Literary Autobiography|