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Nobel Laureate V.S. Naipaul : Life, Works, Fate Nobel Laureate V.S. Naipaul : Life, Works, Fate

Natalia Kolesnikova

Nobel Laureate V.S. Naipaul : Life, Works, Fate

Institut vostokovedeniya RAN

Moskva, 2014, 250 pages

ISBN: 978-5-589282-586-3

This book is about one of the most interesting and paradoxical writers of modern literature – Nobel prize winner (2001) Sir V.S. Naipaul. He is an eth-nic Indian, born in Trinidad, Oxford man, who now lives in Great Britain and writes on the themes of cultural self-determination. The monograph is the first in Russian science comprehensive and integrative research on the works of this foremost English-speaking writer of post-colonial time. The author tells about V.S. Naipaul’s life, his literary activities, views, and creative search through the prism of the problem of identification – the focus of all key elements of artistic world of a prosaist.

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