Open City

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Open City

By Teju Cole

Faber & Faber, Paperback, 9780571279425

Publication Date: August 1, 2011

A haunting novel about national identity, race, liberty, loss, dislocation, and surrender, Cole's "Open City" seethes with intelligence. Written in a clear, rhythmic voice that lingers, this is a mature, profound work by an important new author who has much to say about the country and the world.