Chile and Argentina Resources



My Father’s Ghost is Climbing in the Rain, by Patricio Pron


The Tango Singer, by Tomás Eloy Martínez

Find more books at the Longitude Reading Chile and Argentina Page




To Live. After a gambler loses his money, he loses his family and property and is forced to start a shadow puppet troupe, set during the Chinese Civil War. 1994


Raise the Red Lantern. The story of a young woman who becomes a concubine of one of the wealthy men of the Warlord Era. 1999


Not One Less. In a poverty-stricken village, a teacher goes away for a month and leaves a barely literate teenage girl in his place. 1999




The Cost of the Cultural Revolution, The New Yorker


If you find other books or articles as you prepare for your trip that you would recommend, please let us know!


Happy reading!

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