Interesting Facts about Arundhati Roy

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Interesting Facts about Arundhati Roy

Suzanna Arundhati Roy is an Indian author and political activist who is best known for her novel The God of Small Things. Image source: media2.theranking.com

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Interesting Facts about Arundhati Roy

Arundhati Roy is actively involved in human rights and environmental causes. Image source: indiannerve.com.

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Interesting Facts about Arundhati Roy

Arundhati Roy began her career with television and movies. Image source: www.thehindu.com

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Interesting Facts about Arundhati Roy

Arundhati Roy started writing her novel The God of Small Things in 1992 and completed it in 1996. The novel highlights her childhood experiences in Aymanam. She won the 1997 Booker Prize for Fiction for The God of Small Things. Image source: images.word-power.co.uk.

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Interesting Facts about Arundhati Roy

Arundhati Roy was awarded the Sydney Peace Prize in 2004 and Sahitya Akademi Award, a national award, for her contribution to writing. Image source: www.tribuneindia.com

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Arundhati Roy was an active member in the Narmada dam campaign. Image source: www.rediff.com

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Interesting Facts about Arundhati Roy

Arundhati Roy left home at 18 and did not meet her mother for six years. Her mother did not even know that she was writing a novel. She came to know only after it was published. Image source: www.globalautonomy.ca

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