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in chapter one of the the namesake. who is gogol and what does he do?

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Posted July 31, 2011 at 3:23 AM via web

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in chapter one of the the namesake. who is gogol and what does he do?

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literature2011 | eNoter

Posted July 31, 2011 at 4:39 AM (Answer #1)

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Gogol is a second generation migrant, he is the son of te Ganguli family who have migrated from India to America. Thus the novel revolves around Gogol's search for his iidentity as he does not where he belongs, he is stuck between the two cultures.

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