Category:Arundhati Roy

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Arundhati Roy 
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Indian novelist, essayist
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Date of birth24 November 1961
Shillong
Country of citizenship
Occupation
Field of work
Mother
  • Mary Roy
Spouse
  • Pradip Krishen
Notable work
  • The God of Small Things
Award received
  • Norman Mailer Prize (2011)
  • Sydney Peace Prize (2004)
  • Man Booker Prize (1997, The God of Small Things)
  • National Film Award for Best Screenplay (1988, In Which Annie Gives It Those Ones)
  • Lannan Cultural Freedom Prize (2002)
  • Sahitya Akademi Award (2006)
  • Time 100 (2014)
  • Orwell Award (2004)
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English: Arundhati Roy (born 24 November 1961) is an Indian writer (in English) and activist who won the Booker Prize in 1997 for her novel, en:The God of Small Things, and in 2002, the Lannan Cultural Freedom Prize. She is also a writer of two screenplays and a number of collections of essays. Roy is a well-known activist for social and economic justice.

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