V.S. Naipaul Has Passed Away !

Discussion in 'books, films, TV, radio & writing' started by Nigel, Aug 12, 2018.

  1. Nigel

    Nigel For A Degenerates' Workers State

  2. Nigel

    Nigel For A Degenerates' Workers State

  3. felixthecat

    felixthecat are we there yet?

    I loved his Trinidad books - Miguel Street and A House for Mr Biswas have been favourites of mine for years.

    RIP you grumpy old Trini.
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  4. SpookyFrank

    SpookyFrank Ridin' a Stutz Bearcat, Jim

    What I've read of his work is excellent, RIP.
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  5. Nigel

    Nigel For A Degenerates' Workers State

  6. a_chap

    a_chap When the world came apart, where were you?

    Am I the only person to have heard his name mentioned umpteen times on the news today and thought "who the hell is/was he"?
  7. blossie33

    blossie33 trailer trash

    I'd certainly heard his name before but I don't know anything about him.
  8. Nigel

    Nigel For A Degenerates' Workers State

    Culie Indian From Trinidad turned Oxford Student to Adept & Highly Talented Writer !

    Personal & Ontological examination of psychological & social affects on Empire, Colonialism & Post Colonialism !
    Unfortunately & sardonically taking on many of the prejudices of Empire from both the servants, masters & hierarchy thereof !
    CLR James discussing V.S. Naipaul - Ask.com YouTube Search
  9. donkyboy

    donkyboy Crazy cat man

    Didn't realise ask Jeeves search engine still excisted

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