In Other Words
  • Author : Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Release Date : 19 January 2017
  • Publisher : Random House India
  • Genre : Literary Collections
  • Pages : 150
  • ISBN 13 : 9789385890727

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Book Description: On a post-college visit to Florence, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jhumpa Lahiri fell in love with the Italian language. Twenty years later, seeking total immersion, she and her family relocated to Rome, where she began to read and write solely in her adopted tongue. A startling act of self-reflection, In Other Words is Lahiri’s meditation on the process of learning to express herself in another language—and the stunning journey of a writer seeking a new voice.

In Other Words

In Other Words

Author : Jhumpa Lahiri
Publisher : Random House India
Genre : Literary Collections
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On a post-college visit to Florence, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jhumpa Lahiri fell in love with the Italian language. Twenty years later, seeking total immersion, she and her family relocated to Rome, where she began to read and write solely in her adopted tongue. A startling act of self-reflection, In Other ...

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Publisher : Knopf Canada
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Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
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In Other Words

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Publisher : Knopf Canada
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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From the Pulitzer Prize winner, a surprising, powerful and eloquent non-fiction debut. In Other Words is at heart a love story--of a long and sometimes difficult courtship, and a passion that verges on obsession: that of a writer for another language. For Jhumpa Lahiri, that love was for Italian, which ...

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Publisher : Routledge
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Publisher : Vintage
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