Book Discussion on An Ordinary Person's Guide to Empire

Ms. Roy talked about her book, An Ordinary Person’s Guide to Empire, published by South End Press. Topics included the… read more

Ms. Roy talked about her book, An Ordinary Person’s Guide to Empire, published by South End Press. Topics included the recent elections in India, the war in Iraq, neoliberalism, and the role of non-governmental organizations. She criticized President George Bush’s foreign policy. Following her remarks, Ms. Roy answered questions from members of the audience.

Ms. Roy won the Booker Prize in 1997 for her novel, The God of Small Things. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on An Ordinary Person's Guide to Empire

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San Francisco, California, United States
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Aug 21, 2004
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Sep 4, 2004

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  • Aug 21, 2004 | 9:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 04, 2004 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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