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gregory-wilson's picture
Apr.05.2013
I just received a copy of A House for Mr. Biswas: Critical Perspectives, a new collection of critical essays from Pencraft International Press.  I contributed "'His Own Portion of the Earth': The Rhetoric of Alienation and Separation in Naipaul's A House for Mr. Biswas" to this volume, and...
heather-fowler's picture
Jun.26.2012
 When last June V.S. Naipaul remarked "women writers are different, they are quite different. I read a piece of writing and within a paragraph or two I know whether it is by a woman or not. I think [it is] unequal to me...My publisher, who was so good as a taster and editor, when she became a...
lauren-alwan's picture
Jun.05.2011
I'd have thought by now the world would be weary of the now-familiar orneriness of V.S. Naipaul. For years his sour statements have been the source of regular media attention. So when the Nobel-winning author's latest rant made its wildfire-like path through the Twittersphere, I think I may have...