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The Namesake

The Namesake

by Jhumpa Lahiri

The Namesake: What's in a name? True or False

1. What relation is Graham to Moushumi?→Former fiancĂ©
2. What does Gogol change his name to?→Nikhil
3. Because of Gogol's name, what story does his English teacher assign?→"The Overcoat"
4. Gogol's parents hope they will receive a letter with Gogol's true name from whom?→Gogul's uncle
5. Where does Gogol get married?→New Jersey

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