Hanif Kureishi & Aravind Adiga\’s \’The White Tiger\’

In your own words, answer the following questions. Each answer must be between 700-800 words. Do not use any secondary sources or references in your response, it should only be answered in your own words.

Question 1: Hanif Kureishi is one of those writers who make you really question what it means to be English in the 21st century. Discuss in relation to My Son the Fanatic from Kureishis collection Love in a Blue Time.

Question 2: Write a letter to Balram Halwai (the narrator of \’The White Tiger\’ by Adiga) giving your response to his crime of murdering his employer. In your letter, refer to elements of Balrams explanations in the novel that, according to him, justify his actions.