Open City Summary
Teju Cole

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Open City Summary

Open City is the debut novel by author Teju Cole. The story follows the main character, Julius, who is a Nigerian doctor doing his psychiatric residency in New York City. As the story unfolds, Julius takes up walking as a way to distress from the pressures of his job working with his patients. Julius even uses the walks to clear his mind of personal matters, such as a recent breakup with...

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