Most widely held works about Arundhati Roy
Most widely held works by Arundhati Roy
The god of small things by Arundhati Roy ( Book )
198 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 37 languages and held by 4,126 libraries worldwide
The story of an Indian family during the 1969 Communist disturbances in Kerala province. It is told through the eyes of a boy and his sister who are the children of a rich rubber planter. Politics, family drama, illicit love. A debut in fiction.
An ordinary person's guide to empire by Arundhati Roy ( Book )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 928 libraries worldwide
Collected speeches and essays.
War talk by Arundhati Roy ( Book )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 910 libraries worldwide
"Roy's new essay collection, War Talk, highlights the global rise of militarism and religious and racial violence. Against the backdrop of nuclear brinkmanship between India and Pakistan, the horrific massacre of Muslims in Gujarat, and U.S. demands for an ever-expanding war on terror, she calls into question the equation of nation and ethnicity."--BOOK JACKET.
The cost of living by Arundhati Roy ( Book )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 6 languages and held by 827 libraries worldwide
Describes how India's ambitious dam projects created suffering along with modernization.
Power politics by Arundhati Roy ( Book )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Tamil and held by 782 libraries worldwide
The acclaimed novelist criticizes globalization, particularly as it manifests in Indian dam construction, and challenges the idea that only "experts" can criticize social and economic policy.
The checkbook and the cruise missile : conversations with Arundhati Roy by David Barsamian ( Book )
7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
"This dynamic series of interviews captures four long conversations between two passionate and witty thinkers: Arundhati Roy, renowned author of the novel The God of Small Things, and David Barsamian, cutting edge radio producer. Beginning in February 2001, the talks presage the September 2001 attack and trace the subsequent War on Terror to the invasion and occupation of Iraq." "Arundhati Roy eloquently represents the thoughts of people worldwide who are coming to know the United States through the machinations of multinational corporations and the military. The many Americans who wondered 'why do they hate us' after 9/11 have no better source than Roy for the complex answers to that question." --Book Jacket.
Field notes on democracy : listening to grasshoppers by Arundhati Roy ( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
With anger and compassion, Arundhati Roy's new book maps India's turbulent present and possible futures.
The algebra of infinite justice by Arundhati Roy ( Book )
22 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Collection of essays on several perspectives of global and local concerns, among them one being the abuse of nuclear bomb showoffs.
Drowned out ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
The people of Jalsindhi in central India must make a decision fast. In the next few weeks, their village will disappear underwater as the giant Narmada Dam fills. Author Arundhati Roy joins the fight against the dam and asks difficult questions: will the water go to poor farmers or to rich industrialists? What happened to the 16 million people displaced by fifty years of dam building? Follows the Jalsindhi villagers through hunger strikes, rallies, police brutality and a six year Supreme Court case. It stays with them as the dam fills and the river starts to rise.
Public power in the age of empire by Arundhati Roy ( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Arundhati Roy discusses concerns including globalization, U.S. foreign policy, terrorism, and non-violent resistance to injustice.
Listening to grasshoppers : field notes on democracy by Arundhati Roy ( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 182 libraries worldwide
This series of essays examines the dark side of democracy in contemporary India. It looks closely at how religious majoritarianism, cultural nationalism and neo-fascism simmer just under the surface of a country that projects itself as the world's largest democracy.
Dam/age a film with Arundhati Roy ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
The story of the events that led to the arrest of author Arundhati Roy in India for contempt of court.
The chequebook and the cruise missile : conversations with Arundhati Roy by Arundhati Roy ( Book )
10 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
A world of ideas. Writers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
In wide-ranging conversations, thirteen celebrated literary figures from six nations discuss their work, politics, morals, and the future of American society.
Instant-mix imperial democracy buy one, get one free ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Arundhati Roy challenges Americans to reclaim democracy and resist the U.S. war machine and engages in a discussion with Howard Zinn. In Come September, Roy speaks about the U.S. government's war on terror, globalization, and the misuses of nationalism.
Great speeches : words that made history ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
The cost of living : the greater common good and the end of the imagination by Arundhati Roy ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
The shape of the beast : conversations with Arundhati Roy by Arundhati Roy ( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Come September Arundhati Roy in conversation with Howard Zinn by Arundhati Roy ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
The greater common good by Arundhati Roy ( Book )
6 editions published in 1999 in English and Hindi and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Article on Sardar Sarovar (Narmada) Project.
Criticism, interpretation, etc. Dams--Environmental aspects Dams--Social aspects Democracy Domestic fiction Domestic fiction Economic development projects--Social aspects Ethics Families Fiction Globalization Globalization--Political aspects Globalization--Social aspects Government, Resistance to Imperialism India India--Gujarat Indian authors Indic fiction (English) International relations Intervention (International law) Interviews Iraq War (2003-) Irrigation--Environmental aspects Large type books Low-intensity conflicts (Military science) Mass media--Political aspects Middle East Military policy Nuclear weapons Nuclear weapons--Moral and ethical aspects Pakistan Political and social views Political science Power (Social sciences) Psychological fiction Psychological fiction Roy, Arundhati Sardar Sarovar (Narmada) Project Social classes Social movements Terrorism Trials, litigation, etc. Twins United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War on Terrorism (2001-2009) Water resources development--Environmental aspects Water resources development--Social aspects World politics
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