Purim & My Bangladeshi Friend
Gadfly: Culture that Matters, February 11, 2013 (Fiction)
8 Pages Posted: 13 Aug 2012 Last revised: 14 Sep 2014
Date Written: August 10, 2012
This is a short story about self-discovery via contact with other cultures. It touches on a number of themes and areas of intellectual inquiry: criminal responsibility, how history transforms the meaning of events, and the loss of cultural memory and meaning.
REVIEW: Lexington Green, Seth Barrett Tillman, “Purim & My Bangladeshi Friend,” Chicago Boyz (Jan. 9, 2014).
REVIEW: T. Greer, Notes From All Over (3/02/2014): Ghosts, Empire, and Tribal Honor, The Scholar's Stage (Feb. 3, 2014). .
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