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Maya Angelou's I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings gave Roshi Fernando strength in the face of trauma.()
Goli Taraghi writes about the tragedy and comedy of Iranian life, even beyond the country's borders.()
Writing new stories based on characters in an existing book is a fine old literary tradition.()