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Jhumpa Lahiri

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Jhumpa Lahiri’s deliberate, analytical work Whereabouts follows the life of an unnamed narrator as she deliberates with her own life choices and whether she can overcome them to lead a fulfilling life. A work of contemporary literary fiction, Lahiri relies on muted and understated language and structure rather than plot to drive the novel, creating a sense of deep introspection. Major themes include solitude, the relationship with family, and confidence.

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