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The Resource Interpreter of maladies : stories, Jhumpa Lahiri, (electronic resource)

Interpreter of maladies : stories, Jhumpa Lahiri, (electronic resource)

Label
Interpreter of maladies : stories
Title
Interpreter of maladies
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Jhumpa Lahiri
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Stories about Indians in India and America. The story, A Temporary Matter, is on mixed marriage, Mrs. Sen's is on the adaptation of an immigrant to the U.S., and in the title story an interpreter guides an American family through the India of their ancestors
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
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2000.
  • Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1999
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize, Fiction, 2000.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
004234
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1050
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories
Label
Interpreter of maladies : stories, Jhumpa Lahiri, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=8CB1828F-4210-4938-BEAD-7B832B4D3964
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Mariner original."
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
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
Control code
ocn759834673
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (198 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780547487069
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
8CB1828F-4210-4938-BEAD-7B832B4D3964
System control number
(OCoLC)759834673
Label
Interpreter of maladies : stories, Jhumpa Lahiri, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=8CB1828F-4210-4938-BEAD-7B832B4D3964
Publication
Note
"A Mariner original."
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
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
Control code
ocn759834673
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (198 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780547487069
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
8CB1828F-4210-4938-BEAD-7B832B4D3964
System control number
(OCoLC)759834673

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