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Original Essays | August 20, 2014

Julie Schumacher: IMG Dear Professor Fitger

Saint Paul, August 2014 Dear Professor Fitger, I've been asked to say a few words about you for Having dreamed you up with a ball-point... Continue »
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The Museum of Innocence by Orhan Pamuk
The Museum of Innocence

friedalighthouse, August 4, 2012

I usually love Orhan Pamuk's books, but this was a long slog with no payback. As usual, his portrayal of Turkey and its society is vivid and tangible. But you spend the whole book locked inside the protagonist's head dealing with his obsession with a woman. Nothing good comes of it, either for him or for us.
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