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Join HuffPost Plus. Ganeshananthan's debut focuses on generations of marriages in a scattered Sri Lankan family, including arranged marriage and "love marriage. As the villagers closed in, we could see that some of them, probably men and women we knew well, wore white masks. And sure, after Page , the book becomes increasingly difficult to read. This is how I find the majority of my clients.
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Top Galleries. In Other Rooms, Other Wonders by Daniyal Mueenuddin Pakistani gentry, lapidary prose and servant-master dynamics come together in beautiful harmony in this debut collection of short stories that won the Story Prize. Born into a poor family in Prachinburi Province, eastern Thailand, he studied philology at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok. In what must have been some kind of tradition, everyone who lived in the dorm had spray-painted something on the walls and archways, floor, and ceiling. He was named a National Artist in Literature in , and was among the honorees of the inaugural Silpathorn Award, given to Thai contemporary artists.
Pudhumaippittan often reinterpreted mythological themes in his stories. In Books. His opposition to the prevailing social and literary trends was shared by fellow members of the Buraiha school, including Ango Sakaguchi and Sakunosuke Oda. The story follows a Bengali couple who immigrate to the U. In his most memorable poetry, the fragments are the perfect representation of trauma, and in some poems, the arc towards reflection suggests hope and reconciliation.