Teju Cole, Open City
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Life in Lagos, as Shown in Teju Cole’s ‘Every Day Is for the Thief’ - Photo Journal - WSJ
City limits: scavengers on a landfill site in Lagos. Teju Cole charts the underside of Nigeria's growth. Photo: Jacob Silberberg/Panos
Teju Cole at Fela Kuti's house in Lagos
Teju Cole has made his novel as close to a diary as a novel can get, and his narrator is both spectator and flâneur.