Arundhati Roy Biography | Author of "The God of Small Things"

Born : November 24, 1961, Shillong
Spouse : Gerard da Cunha, Pradip Krishen
Parents : Mary Roy, Ranjit Roy
Movies : In Which Annie Gives It Those Ones, Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love, Massey Sahib, Electric Moon, Dam/Age, Instant Mix: Imperial Democracy and Come September
Awards : Man Booker Prize, Sydney Peace Prize, National Film Award for Best Screenplay, Norman Mailer Prize for Distinguished Writing
Genre : Literature & Fiction, Politics
 
Arundhati Roy
is a popular Indian writer who writes in English and an activist who focuses on issues related to social justice and economic inequality. She won the Booker Prize in 1997 for her novel, The God of Small Things, and has also written two screenplays and several collections of essays.

For her work as an activist she received the Cultural Freedom Prize awarded by the Lannan Foundation in 2002.

List of Books-

● The God of Small Things (1997)
● The End of Imagination (1998)
● The Cost of Living (1999)
● The Greater Common Good (1999)
● The Algebra of Infinite Justice (2002)
● Power Politics (2002)
● War Talk (2002)
● An Ordinary Person's Guide To Empire (2002)
● Public Power in the Age of Empire (2004)
● The Checkbook and the Cruise Missile: Conversations with Arundhati Roy (2004)
● The Shape of the Beast: Conversations with Arundhati Roy (2008)
● Listening to Grasshoppers: Field Notes on Democracy (2010)
● Broken Republic: Three Essays (2011)
● Walking with the Comrades (2011)
● Capitalism: A Ghost Story (2014)

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