Monthly Archives: June 2013

A Book Review: Notes From Underground

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On a first glance, Notes From the Underground seems to be a short/small book, but even after reading a few pages, I was already blown away by its greatness! Incredibly modern for its time: I could see how inspiring this … Continue reading

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A Book Review: The New Life by Orhan Pamuk

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After reading the opening sentence of the New Life, “I read a book one day and my whole life was changed,” I wondered whether reading The New Life itself was going to change my life. This is the story of … Continue reading

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Salman Rushdie and The Freedom Of Expression

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 On Velentine’s Day of 1989, Ayatollah Khomeini issued a fatwa against Salman Rushdie for his controversial work, the Satanic Verses.    If Salman Rushdi hadn’t bought a defective alarm clock, we would have never met. On the flight 694 from … Continue reading

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