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Reader's Den: "The White Tiger," Week Two
Hopefully, you were able to get yourself a copy of The White Tiger and are enjoying the novel as much as I did. Here are a few questions to think about:
Why is Balram addressing his letters to the Chinese Premier, Wen Jiabo? What is his intention in writing these letters?
In the first chapter, Balram describes himself as "a thinking man" and "a man of action." Do you agree or disagree? What examples do we see that he is both?
What is the significance of the title, The White Tiger?