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Leaving The Past Behind — Or Trying To — In Rushdie's Latest

Salman Rushdie's The Golden House explores the idea of reinvention in America, through an Indian family whose shady patriarch may not be able to escape his past, despite fleeing across the Atlantic.

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Former Residents Picnic At Colorado Superfund Site

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Welsh Tornado Tommy Emmanuel
Egyptian Reggae Jonathan Richman & the Modern Lovers
Drink Me Hot Chris Joss
Grazing in the Grass Hugh Masekela
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6 Priorities Congress Has To Deal With In 12 Days

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Nuits de Saint Germain des Pres Django Reinhardt
Ike's Mood I Visioneers
Gonna Be [Ben Human Remix] Mo' Horizons
Wash The Dusk With Silver Tom Caufield

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Turn It Down: Morton Feldman's Silent Revolution

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