This study guide will help you analyze the short story “The Third and Final Continent” by Jhumpa Lahiri. You can also find a summary of the text, as well as inspiration for interpreting it and putting it into perspective..
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Title: “The Third and Final Continent” (1999)
Author: Jhumpa Lahiri
Genre: Short story
Jhumpa Lahiri (b. 1967) is an American author famous for her novels and short stories. The short story “The Third and Final Continent” is part of a short-story collection titled Interpreter of Maladies, for which Lahiri won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.
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