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The Silicon Jungle by Shumeet Baluja

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-FABLES OF THEDECONSTRUCTION-

February, 1996.

An outspoken traditional Indian man owning a dusty store that supplied farm equipment and homemade curry mixes to local farmers in a tiny town outside of Grand Forks, North Dakota . . . Stories don’t start out with less likely scenarios. But that was Rajive’s father, a first-generation immigrant from Lucknow, India. Like any well-raised dutiful son, especially any dutiful only son, Rajive did not ever seriously consider going too far from his hometown—even when the acceptance letters from universities around the country arrived in his mailbox. The tuition was too much of a material burden, and the distance too much of an emotional one. As a student in the department of Computer Science and Electrical ...

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