Field Notes on Democracy

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Field Notes on Democracy

Listening to Grasshoppers

By Arundhati Roy

Haymarket Books, Hardcover, 9781608460243, 253pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2009


With anger and compassion, Arundhati Roy's new book maps India's turbulent present and possible futures.

About the Author
Arundhati Roy is the author of the novel The God of Small Things, for which she received the 1997 Booker Prize. She has also written several non-fiction books, including Field Notes on Democracy: Listening to Grasshoppers and Walking with the Comrades. Roy is the recipient of the 2002 Lannan Foundation Cultural Freedom Prize.