Water Has No Enemy | Teju Cole | Granta Magazine

Water Has No Enemy

Teju Cole

‘The city is a sea that can swallow you at any time, a monster that can lash out without warning, a hell of variables and uncertainties.’

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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