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Jhumpa Lahiri


Sunday Long Reads: The Jhumpa Lahiri interview, pandemic reflections, and more

May 16, 2021 9:44 am

We have your Sunday sorted with these special Eye reads

Jhumpa Lahiri: It's very important now to think about identity differently and to not fixate on it

May 16, 2021 11:54 am

Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Jhumpa Lahiri on the complexities of identity, the nature of fame, the idea of home and why translating one’s own work can be a solitary exercise

Whereabouts by Jhumpa Lahiri is out; read these other books by the author

April 27, 2021 1:47 pm

Jhumpa Lahiri's Whereabouts is here, and before you dive in, here are some of her other works worth a revisit.

Why Jhumpa Lahiri begins her new novel with a hat tip to death

April 24, 2021 10:36 pm

Whereabouts: A Novel', an audacious experiment in language and tone, published in Italian in 2018 as 'Dove Mi Trovo' and translated now into English by Lahiri, maps the course of solitude over a year

Writing in Italian, Jhumpa Lahiri found a new voice

April 22, 2021 10:25 am

Readers in Italy appreciate Lahiri’s devotion to the language and have become protective of her as one of their own.

Jhumpa Lahiri wins John Florio Prize for translating Domenico Starnone's Italian novel into English

February 12, 2021 1:34 pm

The John Florio Prize is a biennial award and constitutes an award money of £2,000 (approximately 2,00,000) for English translations of full-length Italian works.

Jhumpa Lahiri is coming up with a new book after nearly a decade

February 04, 2021 2:56 pm

Other than this, books by several other authors like Orhan Pamuk, Kazuo Ishiguro and Salman Rushdie are slated to release this year.

2021 book list: Orhan Pamuk, Salman Rushdie, Jhumpa Lahiri coming up with their works

January 21, 2021 4:51 pm

Hachette will publish international authors like Stephen King ("Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption"); Martin Lindstrom ("The Ministry of Common Sense"); Damon Centola ("Change: How to Make Big Things Happen") and Scott Haas ("Ukeireru: Happiness and Acceptance through Japanese Wisdom").

Twenty-one of our top picks to read in 2021

January 01, 2021 2:00 pm

Here's the literary roaster of 2021 consisting of both fiction and non-fiction.

Books that merged cities with the story

May 25, 2020 6:35 pm

Literature has always given space to cities, making them protagonist and the backdrop. But there have been some novels which have gone one step ahead; they blended the spirit and character of the city with their story till they couldn't be told apart.


Top Frames: Flood in Japan, Obama honours Jhumpa Lahiri, BA fire in Vegas

September 12, 2015 8:00 am

Japan evacuated about 100,000 people from their homes, after rare torrential rains unleashed floods; President Barack Obama awards the 2014 National Humanities Medal to Jhumpa Lahiri; An engine on the British Airways plane caught fire before takeoff.