Hector Aristizabal Returns to Medellin – article in Colombia Reports, August 13, 2010
Hector Aristizábal left Medellín in 1989 to save his life. After starting over in the US, he made a few visits back to see family, keeping a low profile, avoiding any political activity. This July, however, Aristizábal returned to work with peace and justice groups, to participate in the International Festival of Art in Resistance by performing his play, Nightwind, about his arrest and torture by the Colombian military and his brother’s murder at the hands of a paramilitary death squad, and to see for himself how his city had changed….
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