Precarious World: Rethinking Global Fiction in Mohsin Hamid’s The Reluctant Fundamentalist
- Mosaic: a journal for the interdisciplinary study of literature
- Mosaic, an interdisciplinary critical journal
- Volume 47, Number 3, September 2014
- pp. 107-122
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Through a reading of Pakistani author Mohsin Hamid’s The Reluctant Fundamentalist, this essay outlines a theory of critical global fiction: literary works that contest the forces inhibiting global understanding and advance international coalitions through this struggle itself.