By Alex Tickell

On ebook Arundhati Roy's first novel The God of Small Things (1997) swiftly grew to become a world bestseller, profitable the Booker Prize and making a new area for Indian literature and tradition in the arts, while it courted controversy and divided severe opinion.

This consultant to Roy’s ground-breaking novel offers:

  • an obtainable advent to the textual content and contexts of The God of Small Things
  • a serious historical past, surveying the various interpretations of the textual content from ebook 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 a number of views at the novel and lengthening the insurance of key serious ways pointed out within the survey part
  • cross-references among sections of the consultant, on the way to recommend hyperlinks among texts, contexts and feedback
  • suggestions for extra analyzing.

Part of the Routledge courses to Literature sequence, this quantity is vital examining for all these starting distinctive research of The God of Small Things and looking not just a advisor to the unconventional, yet a fashion throughout the wealth of contextual and significant fabric that surrounds Roy's text.

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