Sahr Jalil

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Paper People

(0) Comments | Posted 17 December 2012 | (22:48)

Picture this: You're in the back seat of your car, on a three hour journey to your first term in university. John Green's Paper Towns is open in your lap, but you're too nervous to concentrate on the text so you resort to staring out the window instead.

In the...

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Culture Shock in a Global Society

(2) Comments | Posted 14 October 2012 | (15:56)

England: Black cabs and red double-decker buses. Fish and chips and tea and scones. Big Ben and the Queen. Grand cathedrals and little sunshine.

Pakistan: Gunfire lullabies and women oppressed. Bombs and Islamic extremism. Poverty and desperation. Home to a people with limitless hospitality and ridiculous festive exuberance (yet that...

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