‘The Namesake’ and The Stories We Tell About Our Parents
There is something resplendent in the stories of our parents.
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Nadya Agrawal is a Brooklyn-based writer and editor. She founded Kajal Magazine and hosts the Cardamom Pod on Earios Network.
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