Watch This, Read That: The Reluctant Fundamentalist

Watch This, Read That: The Reluctant Fundamentalist


Changez, a Pakistani Princeton graduate with Wall Street dreams, watches his world collapse as the 9/11 attacks stir racism and threaten his aspirations for financial success. Based on Mohsin Hamid’s 2007 novel, The Reluctant Fundamentalist hits theaters April 26.

The Reluctant Fundamentalist book cover

This article originally appeared on Zola Books.

Kelly Gallucci
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