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Blind Spot

Teju Cole

‘I heard faint noises, the occasional car going down another street, a voice lightly thrown from its unseen body, the hum of distant machines, and the sound of my own breathing as I put one foot in.’

Teju Cole

Teju Cole is a novelist, photographer and critic. He is the author of the novel, Open City, which won the 2012 PEN/Hemingway Foundation Award, and the essay collection Known and Strange Things. He has published two photobooks, Blindspot and, most recently, Fernweh.

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