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Self-Discovery and the Limitations of Literature: On ‘Call Me Zebra’

Near the beginning of the novel Call Me Zebra, the narrator, an Iranian-American woman, arrives in Barcelona to retrace journeys she made as a refugee with her father. She panics at the prospect of revisiting her past, but calms down after “thinking of how literature’s interconnected network of sentences would chaperone me into a great … The post Self-Discovery and the Limitations of Literature: On ‘Call Me Zebra’ appeared first on The Millions.
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