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DanglingConversations made a comment Aug 11 2018
"This is a fascinating concept but once young Eva leaves Poland there is not much 'story' and the book reads more like someone's journal of observations of Canada and USA society as well as her own adaptation and maturation. Hoffman has an astound..." Permalink
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This remarkable book is Eva Hoffman's personal story of her experiences as an emigre who loses and remakes her identity in a new land and translates her sense of self into a new culture and a different language.
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This remarkable book is Eva Hoffman's personal story of her experiences as an emigre who loses and remakes her identity in a new land and translates her sense of self into a new culture and a different language.
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DanglingConversations made a comment Aug 05 2018
"Well written and emotionally evocative. I think the underlying message is that India has to change. Children are not the projection of their parent's ego and social status. I a not sure who the hero was doing the walking, maybe it was the "he..." Permalink
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