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The Reluctant Fundamentalist: Does It Changes Lives?

A book or a movie brings out different emotions in different people. Some might take them as words that are to be read, enjoyed and forgotten; for others they signify thoughts that might change the way they look at the world. 727 more words

Stray Thoughts

December 2015 Wrap Up

This is 6 days late but you know what, deal with it!!! (jk) Anyways, here is what I read in December..

The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid… 561 more words

REVIEW: The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid

This novella – which I learnt is something between a short story and a novel – is as thought provoking as it is quirky, a tale that pulled the strings of my heart attached to the many idiosyncrasies of my homeland. 428 more words

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The Reluctant Fundamentalist: Review on Fundamentalism

Themes and Values

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Themes:

Empires and their self destructive nature.

Empires often self destruct because they over reach themselves, they alienate their own citizens or lose control of their colonies. 2,211 more words

Mohsin Hamid

Janissaries explained in the book 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist'

Juan-Bautista wore a hat and carried a walking stick, and he ambled at a pace so slow that it would likely have been illegal for him to cross at an intersection in New York. 611 more words

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The Pakistani Dream

Tell me something and be completely honest. Have you ever felt ashamed of your country and were struck with this sudden urge of leaving it? Have you not dreamed about possessing the prestigious ‘blue’ passport? 810 more words

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