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June 21, 2017 at 7.00pm – 9.00pm

St. Paul's Church

Washington DC: The Ministry of Utmost Happiness

Wednesday, June 21st: Arundhati Roy

St. Paul's Church

4900 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20008 United States

202-364-1919

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Nearly 20 years after her first novel The God of Small Things, Arundhati Roy returns with her much-anticipated second novel, The Ministry of Utmost Happiness. Her writing in the intervening time has included thought-provoking nonfiction in subjects such as politics, activism, and investigation. Roy’s new novel shifts between moods and time frames, first-person and omniscient narration.

Publisher’s Weekly says: “Sweeping, intricate, and sometimes topical, the novel’s complexity feels essential to Roy’s vision of a bewilderingly beautiful, contradictory, and broken world.”

 

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