By Alex Tickell
On ebook Arundhati Roy's first novel The God of Small Things (1997) swiftly grew to become a world bestseller, successful the Booker Prize and making a new house for Indian literature and tradition in the arts, at the same time it courted controversy and divided serious opinion.
This advisor to Roy’s ground-breaking novel offers:
- an available advent to the textual content and contexts of The God of Small Things
- a serious historical past, surveying the numerous interpretations of the textual content from booklet to the current
- a collection of new essays and reprinted serious essays through Padmini Mongia, Aijaz Ahmad, Brinda Bose, Anna Clarke, Émilienne Baneth-Nouailhetas and Alex Tickell on The God of Small Things, supplying more than a few views at the novel and lengthening the assurance of key serious techniques pointed out within the survey part
- cross-references among sections of the consultant, which will recommend hyperlinks among texts, contexts and feedback
- suggestions for additional interpreting.
Part of the Routledge publications to Literature sequence, this quantity is vital interpreting for all these starting specified examine of The God of Small Things and looking not just a consultant to the unconventional, yet a manner in the course of the wealth of contextual and demanding fabric that surrounds Roy's text.
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