2:25pm

Thu October 13, 2011
NPR Story

Ariel Dorfman 'Dreams' Of His Lost Library

Nine years after he fled his native Chile, Ariel Dorfman learned many of his prized possessions had been destroyed. His considerable library was caught in floodwaters and half his books were lost.

In Feeding on Dreams: Confessions of an Unrepentant Exile, he writes about leaving behind things you love.

Copyright 2011 National Public Radio. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Related Program