The Idiot

By Elif Batuman

Aportrait of the artist as a young woman. A novel about not just discovering but inventing oneself.The year is 1995, and email is new. Selin, the daughter of Turkish immigrants, arrives for her freshman year at Harvard. She signs up for classes in subjects she has never heard of, befriends her charismatic and worldly Serbian classmate, Svetlana, a…

Published date: March 14, 2017
Type: Books
Genre: Cultural, Fiction

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