Tales of Two Cities: Fractured Nations in Zadie Smith’s White Teeth and David Simon’s The Wire, by Eleanor Child

This article will feature in Issue 35: Fractured Nations (March 2020) Zadie Smith has said that the writer’s job is not ‘to tell us how somebody felt about something, it’s to tell us how the world works.’ Her 2000 novel White Teeth takes three cultures and three families and shows us how they experience the Continue Reading