'Dream Jungle' of the Philippines NPR's Liane Hansen talks to novelist Jessica Hagedorn, whose new book Dream Jungle (Viking; ISBN: 0-670-88458-8) is based on the filming of Apocalypse Now and a hoax about an undiscovered indigenous tribe. Both events happened in the Philippines, where Hagedorn was born and spent her childhood.

'Dream Jungle' of the Philippines

'Dream Jungle' of the Philippines

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NPR's Liane Hansen talks to novelist Jessica Hagedorn, whose new book Dream Jungle (Viking; ISBN: 0-670-88458-8) is based on the filming of Apocalypse Now and a hoax about an undiscovered indigenous tribe. Both events happened in the Philippines, where Hagedorn was born and spent her childhood.