Thursday, January 8, 2015
"Born in Soviet Leningrad, where he spent seven years as a sickly, asthmatic child fiercely devoted to Lenin and his rodina (motherland), Shteyngart immigrated with his parents to New York as a Jewish refugee in 1979. The family settled in Kew Gardens, Queens, where he discovered the evils of the Soviet Union and the glory of Ronald Reagan." Follow this link to read the interview in Harriman Magazine.
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