Book Discussion: How to Pronounce Knife by Souvankham Thammavongsa

Shaping the Narrative

01-05-2021 • 18 mins


In this episode, we’re discussing READ EIGHT of the Cove Collective Book Club: How to Pronounce Knife by Souvankham Thammavongsa. This collection of short stories has a theme of disconnection with each story focusing on characters struggling to find their way in unfamiliar countries and cultures. We discuss our different takeaways from the book, the themes throughout the short stories, and how immigrants are treated by North American society.

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