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Themes (For the Most Part)
What's in a name?
"Please, just call me Mr. Ganguli"
The Namesake: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False
Gogul's unhappiness from not fitting in and feeling culturally different than other Americans is an example of what theme? -> Dissatisfaction
Many of the
's characters struggle for identity for what reason? -> The tug of life between Indian traditions and American culture
Fill in the blank: Gogol has trouble creating a _____________ for himself. -> Sense of respect
How each character feels about his or her identity as an Indian, American, or Indian-American affects their what? -> Desire to move away from home
When Gogol notices that Moushumi is gloomy after her visits to Astrid and Donald, he believes that seeing the couple is a reminder that what? -> Gogol and Moushumi's lives will never match up
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