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Imaginary homelands : essays and criticism 1981-1991, Salman Rushdie

Label
Imaginary homelands : essays and criticism 1981-1991
Title
Imaginary homelands
Title remainder
essays and criticism 1981-1991
Statement of responsibility
Salman Rushdie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Seventy-five essays cover a decade in Rushdie's life, on such topics as literature, politics, prejudice, imagination, and free expression, as well as the events that forced him into seclusion
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rushdie, Salman
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6068.U757
LC item number
I4 1992
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Essays
  • Indic literature (English)
  • Literature
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • Essays
  • Indic literature (English)
  • Intellectual life
  • Literature
  • Politics and government
  • India
  • Pakistan
  • India
  • Pakistan
  • India
  • Pakistan
Label
Imaginary homelands : essays and criticism 1981-1991, Salman Rushdie
Link
https://archive.org/details/imaginaryhomelan00rush_0
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in the USA by Granta Books in association with Viking Penguin, 1991
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Imaginary homelands ; "Errata" : or, Unreliable narration in Midnight's children ; The riddle of midnight : India, August 1987 -- 2. Censorship ; The assassination of Indira Gandhi ; Dynasty ; Zia ul-Haq, 17 August 1988 ; Daughter of the East -- 3. "Commonwealth literature" does not exist ; Anita Desai ; Kipling ; Hobson-Jobson -- 4. Outside the whale ; Attenborough's Gandhi ; Satyajit Ray ; Handsworth songs ; The location of Brazil -- 5. The new empire within Britain ; An unimportant fire ; Home font ; V.S. Naipaul ; The painter and the pest -- 6. A general election ; Charter 88 ; On Palestinian identity : a conversation with Edward Said -- 7. Nadine Gordimer ; Rian Malan ; Nuruddin Farah ; Kapuściński's Angola -- 8. John Berger ; Graham Greene ; John Le Carré ; On adventure ; At the Adelaide Festival ; Traveling with Chatwin ; Chatwin's travels ; Julian Barnes ; Kazuo Ishiguro -- 9. Michel Tournier ; Italo Calvino ; Stephen hawking ; Andrei Sakharov ; Umberto Eco ; Günther Grass ; Heinrich Böll ; Siegfried Lenz ; Peter Schnewider ; Christoph Ransmayr ; Maurice Sendak and Wilhelm Grimm -- 10. Gabriel García Márquez ; Mario Varga Llosa -- 11. The language of the pack ; Begrett goes to Hollywood ; E.L. Doctorow ; Michael Herr : an interview ; Richard Ford ; Raymond Carver ; Isaac Bashevis SInger ; Philip Roth ; Saul Bellow ; Thomas Pynchon ; Kurt Vonnegut ; Grace Paley ; Travels with a golden ass ; The divine supermarket -- 12. Naipaul among the believers ; "In God we trust" ; In good faith ; Is nothing sacred? ; Why I have embraced Islam
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
439 pages
Isbn
9780140140361
Lccn
90050914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26545608
  • (OCoLC)ocm26545608
Label
Imaginary homelands : essays and criticism 1981-1991, Salman Rushdie
Link
https://archive.org/details/imaginaryhomelan00rush_0
Publication
Note
First published in the USA by Granta Books in association with Viking Penguin, 1991
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Imaginary homelands ; "Errata" : or, Unreliable narration in Midnight's children ; The riddle of midnight : India, August 1987 -- 2. Censorship ; The assassination of Indira Gandhi ; Dynasty ; Zia ul-Haq, 17 August 1988 ; Daughter of the East -- 3. "Commonwealth literature" does not exist ; Anita Desai ; Kipling ; Hobson-Jobson -- 4. Outside the whale ; Attenborough's Gandhi ; Satyajit Ray ; Handsworth songs ; The location of Brazil -- 5. The new empire within Britain ; An unimportant fire ; Home font ; V.S. Naipaul ; The painter and the pest -- 6. A general election ; Charter 88 ; On Palestinian identity : a conversation with Edward Said -- 7. Nadine Gordimer ; Rian Malan ; Nuruddin Farah ; Kapuściński's Angola -- 8. John Berger ; Graham Greene ; John Le Carré ; On adventure ; At the Adelaide Festival ; Traveling with Chatwin ; Chatwin's travels ; Julian Barnes ; Kazuo Ishiguro -- 9. Michel Tournier ; Italo Calvino ; Stephen hawking ; Andrei Sakharov ; Umberto Eco ; Günther Grass ; Heinrich Böll ; Siegfried Lenz ; Peter Schnewider ; Christoph Ransmayr ; Maurice Sendak and Wilhelm Grimm -- 10. Gabriel García Márquez ; Mario Varga Llosa -- 11. The language of the pack ; Begrett goes to Hollywood ; E.L. Doctorow ; Michael Herr : an interview ; Richard Ford ; Raymond Carver ; Isaac Bashevis SInger ; Philip Roth ; Saul Bellow ; Thomas Pynchon ; Kurt Vonnegut ; Grace Paley ; Travels with a golden ass ; The divine supermarket -- 12. Naipaul among the believers ; "In God we trust" ; In good faith ; Is nothing sacred? ; Why I have embraced Islam
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
439 pages
Isbn
9780140140361
Lccn
90050914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26545608
  • (OCoLC)ocm26545608

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