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Grand Union by Zadie Smith

This short story collection by Zadie Smith is a mixed bag. A British writer, now living in New York, she’s an accomplished critic of both UK and American society, and these clever stories comment on people, relationships, current preoccupations and … Continue reading

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Something Old, Something New : Zadie Smith’s ‘Swing Time’.

Some of the themes in Zadie Smith’s new novel will be familiar to readers from her previous work: ¬†growing up in the diverse London suburb of Willesden, female friendship, exploring racial identity and the nuances of class difference in contemporary … Continue reading

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