What was Esther Rudomin's contribution in The Endless Steppe?
It is important to identify the key role that Esther plays in this excellent novel. In fact, the text so centres on her and her development and maturity in the face of the massive difficulties that she confronts that it could be called a bildungsroman, which is a story that focuses on the development and maturing of one individual as they face the difficulties of life.
Let us remember what Esther faces. In a very short amount of time, Esther's world is turned upside down. She has to leave her childhood home of beauty, warmth and family and faces a massive...
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