EBOOK NAMESAKE JHUMPA LAHIRI
Editorial Reviews. wildlifeprotection.info Review. Any talk of The Namesake--Jhumpa Lahiri's follow-up Kindle Store · Kindle eBooks · Literature & Fiction. Jhumpa Lahiri's Interpreter of Maladies established this young writer as one the most The Namesake is a fine-tuned, intimate, and deeply felt novel of identity. 'The Namesake' is the story of a boy brought up Indian in America.'When her grandmother learned of Ashima's pregnancy, she was particularly.
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An engineer by training, Ashoke adapts far less warily than his wife, who resists all things American and pines for her family. When their son is born, the task of naming him betrays the vexed results of bringing old ways to the new world.
Named for a Russian writer by his Indian parents in memory of a catastrophe years before, Gogol Ganguli knows only that he suffers the burden of his heritage as well as his odd, antic name.
Lahiri brings great empathy to Gogol as he stumbles along the first-generation path, strewn with conflicting loyalties, comic detours, and wrenching love affairs.
With penetrating insight, she reveals not only the defining power of the names and expectations bestowed upon us by our parents, but also the means by which we slowly, sometimes painfully, come to define ourselves.
The New York Times has praised Lahiri as "a writer of uncommon elegance and poise. Chapter 8. She is a graduate of Barnard College, where she received a B.
Her debut collection, Interpreter of Maladies, won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. It was translated into twenty-nine languages and became a bestseller both in the United States and abroad. Lahiri was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in The Namesake is Jhumpa Lahiri's first novel. She lives in New York with her husband and son. Chapter 1.
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The Namesake follows the Ganguli family through its journey from Calcutta to Cambridge to the Boston suburbs. Ashima and Ashoke Ganguli arrive in America at the end of the s, shortly after their arranged marriage in Calcutta, in order for Ashoke to finish his engineering degree at MIT.
Ashoke is forward-thinking, ready to enter into American culture if not fully at least with an open mind. His young bride is far less malleable. Isolated, desperately missing her large family back in India, she will never be at peace with this new world.
Soon after they arrive in Cambridge, their first child is born, a boy. According to Indian custom, the child will be given two names:Very interesting. When their son is born, the task of naming him betrays the vexed results of bringing old ways to the new world. Shoving in 'The Man Without Qualities' and Proust within the last few pages in some obtuse attempt to impress those who are in the know?
Overall rating 4. And so he sets off on his own path through life, a path strewn with conflicting loyalties, love and loss