Next Live Show: Gish Jen
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Next Live Show: Gish Jen

Her fine first novel was Typical America. Her new book is non-fiction, The Girl at the Baggage Claim: Explaining The East-West Culture Gap. The west embraces the primacy of the self, she asserts. “And this above all, to thine own self be true.” OK, that’s Polonius, and he’s fictional, but still. The east looks to … Continue reading »