- Author:Jhumpa Lahiri
- Publisher:Rowohlt Taschenbuch Verla; German Language edition (2010)
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Nilanjana Sudeshna "Jhumpa" Lahiri (born July 11, 1967) is an American author known for her short stories, novels and essays in English, and, more recently, in Italian
Nilanjana Sudeshna "Jhumpa" Lahiri (born July 11, 1967) is an American author known for her short stories, novels and essays in English, and, more recently, in Italian. Her debut collection of short-stories Interpreter of Maladies (1999) won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the PEN/Hemingway Award, and her first novel, The Namesake (2003), was adapted into the popular film of the same name.
A Vintage Shorts "Short Story Month" Selection. From the Pulitzer Prize winner, a surprising, powerful, and eloquent nonfiction debut
A Vintage Shorts "Short Story Month" Selection. Pranab Chakraborty was a fellow Bengali from Calcutta who had washed up on the shores of Central Square. Soon he was one of the family. From the Pulitzer Prize winner, a surprising, powerful, and eloquent nonfiction debut. And although Lahiri studied Italian for many years afterward, true mastery had always eluded her.
Jhumpa Lahiri is the author of Interpreter of Maladies, The Namesake, and Unaccustomed Earth .
Jhumpa Lahiri's Interpreter of Maladies established this young writer as one the most brilliant of her generation. A Vintage Shorts "Short Story Month" Selection. Her stories are one of the very few debut works - and only a handful of collections - to have won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. Among the many other awards and honors it received were the New Yorker Debut of the Year award, the PEN/Hemingway Award, and the highest critical praise for its grace, acuity, and compassion in detailing lives transported from India to America.
Jhumpa Lahiri reads from 'Unaccustomed Earth'. For her third book, Unaccustomed Earth, Lahiri has returned to the short story form. Jhumpa Lahiri won a Pulitzer Prize for her first effort, the short story collection Interpreter of Maladies. Her second work, the best-selling novel The Namesake, was adapted into a Hollywood movie directed by Mira Nair. Upon publication, the book debuted at the top of The New York Times best-seller list.
Looking for books by Jhumpa Lahiri? . One of the few first-time authors to win the Pulitzer Prize for fiction - for her short-story collection, Interpreter of Maladies - Jhumpa Lahiri has captivated fans and critics with her rich portrayals of Indian and Indian-American culture.
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Interpreter of Maladies book Nilanjana Sudeshna "Jhumpa" Lahiri was born in London and brought up in South Kingstown, Rhode Island.
Interpreter of Maladies book. Neun Kurzgeschichten über Menschen, die im Ausland oder Fremde im eigenen Land sind, in jedem Fall Reisende zwischen zwei Welten. Abgesehen von bezaubernden Einblicken in die indische Kultur und Weltsicht besticht diese Sammlung vor allem durch die menschlichen Schicksale, die sehr gefühlvoll erzählt werden. Nilanjana Sudeshna "Jhumpa" Lahiri was born in London and brought up in South Kingstown, Rhode Island.
JHUMPA LAHIRI is not an immigrant writer. Impermanence imprints itself on every aspect of Lahiri’s America. To be American, whether native-born or arriviste, is to experience unceasing alternations of intimacy and isolation, neither state sustainable in itself. Nor is she a writer of cosmopolitan, international, or global fiction. She is an American realist. The Lowland demonstrates these alternations with astonishing precision, moving far beyond the terrain of immigrant displacement to map patterns of unity and separation in the smallest moments of daily life.
Jhumpa Lahiri is an American author of Indian origin, who won the 2000 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. 2002 - Guggenheim Fellowship for Creative Arts US & Canada 2008 - New York Times 10 Best Books of the Year - Unaccustomed Earth. Continue Reading Below. Check out this biography to know about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.
Interpreter of Maladies is a collection of short stories written by Jhumpa Lahiri. All the stories feature Indian characters. Most stories also include the complex dynamics between Indian culture and American culture.