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The Little School

Tales of Disappearance and Survival

Alicia Partnoy, Julia Alvarez (Preface by)


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One of Argentina's 30,000 "disappeared", Alicia Partnoy was abducted from her home by secret police and taken to a concentration camp where she was tortured, and where most of the other prisoners were killed. Smuggled out and published anonymously, The Little School is Partnoy's memoir of her disappearance and imprisonment.

Cleis Press, 9781573440295, 180pp.

Publication Date: September 3, 1998

About the Author

Alicia Partnoy is a poet, human rights activist, professor, and survivor. Her book, The Little School: Tales of Disappearance and Survival, was evidence in the trials against the genocide perpetrators in Argentina. She is the author, editor,