The Reluctant Fundamentalist

The Reluctant Fundamentalist

The Reluctant Fundamentalist - Moshin Hamid

At a café table in Lahore, a bearded Pakistani man converses with an uneasy American stranger. As dusk deepens to night, he begins the tale that has brought them to this fateful meeting .

"The Reluctant Fundamentalist" by Mohsin Hamid (2007) is a fictional story that follows a young Muslim Pakistani man named Changez who comes to the US to attend Princeton and later stays for a job.  It describes his gradual journey from immersion in US life, mistreatment in the wake of 9/11, and eventual criticism of the US and it's policies concerning Pakistan during and after the events of 9/11.  Suitable for Grades 11-12.

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Excuse me, sir, but may I be of assistance? Ah, I see I have alarmed you. Do not be frightened of my beard. I am a lover of America...'  So speaks the mysterious stranger at a Lahore café as dusk settles. And as he tells you his story, of how he embraced the Western dream - and a Western woman - and how both betrayed him, so the night darkens.

At a café table in Lahore, a bearded Pakistani man converses with an uneasy American stranger. As dusk deepens to night, he begins the tale that has brought them to this fateful meeting

The Reluctant Fundamentalist-The Reluctant Fundamentalist chronicles the life of a Pakistani man altered by 9/11.

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The Reluctant Fundamentalist

The Reluctant Fundamentalist : Mohsin Hamid : 9780141029542

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