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Arundhati Roy

Suzanna Arundhati Roy is an Indian author who is best known for her novel 'The God of Small Things' , which won the Man Booker Prize for Fiction in 1997. This novel became the biggest-selling book by a nonexpatriate Indian author. She is also a political activist involved in human rights and environmental causes. Wikipedia*

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Arundhati Roy has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2003 Forum. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2014 with an average of 566 views per program. Most common tag: Democracy.

Appearances by Title:Author Videos: 4

Recent Appearances

  • <em>Capitalism: A Ghost Story</em>

    Capitalism: A Ghost Story

    Arundhati Roy talked about her book, Capitalism: A Ghost Story, in which she discusses the impact of economic globalization…

  • <em>Field Notes on Democracy</em>

    Field Notes on Democracy

    Arundhati Roy talked about her new collection of essays, which covers such topics as the U.S. war on terror, democracy in India, and…

  • <em>An Ordinary Person's Guide to Empire</em>

    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 recent…

  • <em>War Talk</em>

    War Talk

    Arundhati Roy talked about her book War Talk, published by South End Press. It is a collection of essays covering such topics as…

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