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Kabul Beauty School by Deborah Rodriguez
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bookshelves: memoir, non-fiction, afghanistan
Read in March, 2008

I think I've actually read too many of these books now - the Western traveler's perspective on an Eastern culture. But it's perspective transformation that really interests me - what people learn through their interactions with foreignness, what changes they find in themselves. I enjoyed Deborah's story about herself and admired her bravery in completely embracing the culture - even to the extent of marrying an Afghani man that her friends set her up with.
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