Saturday, December 25, 2010

Interpreter of Maladies : Jhumpa Lihiri

Interpreter of Maladies
By Jhumpa Lihiri

I couldn't finish this.  After a few stories, it seemed like it was the same tone, the same points and the same tricks in writing that were being deployed.

The perspective always seemed to an outsider one, focusing on the flaws of different characters, whether they be an ugly-American or the flaws of a husband, whatever it was, it had an all-too-familiar university, intellectual type tone to it.

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