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Discontent and its civilizations : dispatches from Lahore, New York, and London, Mohsin Hamid

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Discontent and its civilizations : dispatches from Lahore, New York, and London
Title
Discontent and its civilizations
Title remainder
dispatches from Lahore, New York, and London
Statement of responsibility
Mohsin Hamid
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents essays that discuss the similarities and differences in everyday living between the three countries the author was able to call home at different periods of his life: America, Pakistan, and England
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Essays
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1971-
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Hamid, Mohsin
Dewey number
814/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Political science
  • Criticism
Label
Discontent and its civilizations : dispatches from Lahore, New York, and London, Mohsin Hamid
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Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Once upon a life -- Art and the other Pakistans -- When Updike saved me from Morrison (and myself) -- In concert, no touching -- International relations -- The countdown -- A home for water lilies -- Down the tube -- On fatherhood -- It had to be a sign -- Avatar in Lahore -- Don't angry me -- Personal and political intertwined -- Pereira transforms -- My reluctant fundamentalist -- Rereading -- Get fit with Haruki Murakami -- Enduring love of the second person -- Are we too concerned that characters be "likable"? -- Where is the Great American Novel by a woman? -- How do e-books change the reading experience? -- Are the new "golden age" TV shows the new novels? -- The usual ally -- Divided we fall -- After sixty years, will Pakistan be reborn? -- A beginning -- Fear and silence -- Feverish and flooded, Pakistan can yet thrive -- Discontent and its civilizations -- Uniting Pakistan's minority and majority -- Osama bin Laden's death -- Why they get Pakistan wrong -- Nationalism should retire at sixty-five -- To fight India, we fought ourselves -- Why drones don't help -- Islam is not a monolith
Control code
sky264085157
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9781594633652
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2014027668
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Discontent and its civilizations : dispatches from Lahore, New York, and London, Mohsin Hamid
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Once upon a life -- Art and the other Pakistans -- When Updike saved me from Morrison (and myself) -- In concert, no touching -- International relations -- The countdown -- A home for water lilies -- Down the tube -- On fatherhood -- It had to be a sign -- Avatar in Lahore -- Don't angry me -- Personal and political intertwined -- Pereira transforms -- My reluctant fundamentalist -- Rereading -- Get fit with Haruki Murakami -- Enduring love of the second person -- Are we too concerned that characters be "likable"? -- Where is the Great American Novel by a woman? -- How do e-books change the reading experience? -- Are the new "golden age" TV shows the new novels? -- The usual ally -- Divided we fall -- After sixty years, will Pakistan be reborn? -- A beginning -- Fear and silence -- Feverish and flooded, Pakistan can yet thrive -- Discontent and its civilizations -- Uniting Pakistan's minority and majority -- Osama bin Laden's death -- Why they get Pakistan wrong -- Nationalism should retire at sixty-five -- To fight India, we fought ourselves -- Why drones don't help -- Islam is not a monolith
Control code
sky264085157
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9781594633652
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2014027668
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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