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The Cosmopolitan Novel$
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Berthold Schoene

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780748638154

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638154.001.0001

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Global Noise: Arundhati Roy, Kiran Desai, Hari Kunzru

Global Noise: Arundhati Roy, Kiran Desai, Hari Kunzru

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(p.127) Chapter 4 Global Noise: Arundhati Roy, Kiran Desai, Hari Kunzru
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The Cosmopolitan Novel
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Berthold Schoene

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Edinburgh University Press
DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638154.003.0004

This chapter examines three novels, written by Arundhati Roy, Kiran Desai and Hari Kunzru. These novels are concerned with the feasibility of sustaining the dynamics of Nancean world-formation in the context of an ever-thickening (neo-)nationalist unrest and global glomicity. The chapter also notes that globalisation is usually held responsible for the elimination of cultural difference and replacing it with worldwide homogeneity.

Keywords:   Arundhati Roy, Kiran Desai, Hari Kunzru, feasibility, Nancean world-formation, (neo-)nationalist unrest, global glomicity, cultural difference, homogeneity

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