Open City

By Teju Cole
(Faber & Faber, Paperback, 9780571279432)

Publication Date: February 2012

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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.



NPR
Sunday, Feb 13, 2011

Teju Cole's debut novel, Open City, follows Julius, a half-Nigerian and half-German doctor, as he wanders the streets of New York. Julius struggles to understand his identity as an immigrant, an experience the author himself is familiar with. More at NPR.org

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