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The Resource Interpreter of maladies : stories, Jhumpa Lahiri

Interpreter of maladies : stories, Jhumpa Lahiri

Label
Interpreter of maladies : stories
Title
Interpreter of maladies
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Jhumpa Lahiri
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In nine stories imbued with the sensual details of Indian culture, Lahiri charts the emotional journeys of characters seeking love beyond the barriers of nations and generations. This short fiction collection blends elements of Indian traditions with the complexities of American culture in such tales as "A Temporary Matter," in which a young Indian-American couple confronts their grief over the loss of a child, while their Boston neighborhood copes with a nightly blackout
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1999
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2000.
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004234
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lahiri, Jhumpa
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3562.A316
LC item number
I58 1999
Literary form
fiction
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True
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East Indian Americans
Target audience
adult
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stories
Label
Interpreter of maladies : stories, Jhumpa Lahiri
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A temporary matter -- When Mr. Pirzada came to dine -- Interpreter of maladies -- A real durwan -- Sexy -- Mrs. Sen's -- This blessed house -- The treatment of Bibi Haldar -- The third and final continent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
198 pages
Isbn
9780395927205
Lccn
98050895
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 40331288
  • 328105
Label
Interpreter of maladies : stories, Jhumpa Lahiri
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A temporary matter -- When Mr. Pirzada came to dine -- Interpreter of maladies -- A real durwan -- Sexy -- Mrs. Sen's -- This blessed house -- The treatment of Bibi Haldar -- The third and final continent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
198 pages
Isbn
9780395927205
Lccn
98050895
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 40331288
  • 328105

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