Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt , This specific ISBN edition is currently not available. View all copies of this ISBN edition:. Synopsis Short-listed three times for the Booker Prize, Anita Desai explores time and transformation in these artful novellas Award-winning, internationally acclaimed author Anita Desai ruminates on art and memory, illusion and disillusion, and the sharp divide between life's expectations and its realities in three perfectly etched novellas. Buy New Learn more about this copy. Other Popular Editions of the Same Title.
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Stock Image. Anita Desai is particularly brilliant at capturing the self-aggrandising, over inflated ego of the translator. So, instead of a literal translation, I decided to take liberties with the text. He lives in a burnt-out house high on a mountain. The only solace he has is nature. And even the arrival of a brash film crew wanting to make a documentary about environmental degradation in industrialising India, does not stop him from creating a private garden in a hidden glade. Review: The Artist of Disappearance by Anita Desai By Razia Iqbal on January 17, in Articles How should novelists respond to, or engage with the rapid industrial and attendant cultural and social change which India is undergoing?
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