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NAMESAKE NOTES Gogol Associated w/ his fathers accident Nickname Russian author ->in india night not get “good name” until 4,5,6 Good name is their pet name -> legal name Come from grandmother Nikhil/ “nick” (nikolai) When young no problem with gogol Need to change name once in school->good name principal sides w/him and says he  can be gogol Then he realize he has a different name, 18 yrs old changes his name legally He hates the name gogol When he comes up with changing his name (pg99/100) his parent don’t agree Father tells him not do as you wish-> assimilation After he changes it his father tells him the whole story behind name (pg 123/124) Nikolai Gogol troubled, depressed man – died of self starvation (pg 75/76) Name Martha kuhlman -> german >old name matrh Washington/ Martha Stewart -> didn’t like it >name of great grandmother 1 st  generation and 2 nd  generation immigrants -mother still wears a sari accents differ Moushumi- friends and family in common
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2008 for the course LCS 151 taught by Professor Cabusoa during the Spring '08 term at Bryant.

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