The Checkbook and the Cruise Missile
Conversations with Arundhati Roy
Publication Date: March 2004
Other Editions of This Title: Hardcover
Acclaimed author Arundhati Roy talks about democracy, globalization, and war with interviewer David Barsamian.
Arundhati Roy wowed critics with her writing debut, The God of Small Things, which won the Booker Prize in 1998. She has also published several collections of essays The Cost of Living, Power Politics and most recently War Talk. Ms. Roy is an outspoken critic of India's nuclear weapons testing, controversial environmental issues and the US "war on terrorism".