Bombay Paradise #2020

Bombay Paradise By Vikram Chandra Bombay Paradise Ganesh Gaitonde ist der Bo einer ber chtigten Mafia Gang sein Wille ist das Gesetz der Stra e Allein Jojo Mascarenas Agentin f r Edelprostituierte tritt ihm furchtlos in den Weg Sie ist die einzige

  • Title: Bombay Paradise
  • Author: Vikram Chandra
  • ISBN: 9783351030926
  • Page: 368
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Bombay Paradise By Vikram Chandra Ganesh Gaitonde ist der Bo einer ber chtigten Mafia Gang, sein Wille ist das Gesetz der Stra e Allein Jojo Mascarenas, Agentin f r Edelprostituierte, tritt ihm furchtlos in den Weg Sie ist die einzige Frau, die er respektiert, obwohl sie ihn unentwegt mit seinen Schw chen konfrontiert seinem bersteigerten Selbstwertgef hl und seiner Sentimentalit t Mehr und mehr erf Ganesh Gaitonde ist der Bo einer ber chtigten Mafia Gang, sein Wille ist das Gesetz der Stra e Allein Jojo Mascarenas, Agentin f r Edelprostituierte, tritt ihm furchtlos in den Weg Sie ist die einzige Frau, die er respektiert, obwohl sie ihn unentwegt mit seinen Schw chen konfrontiert seinem bersteigerten Selbstwertgef hl und seiner Sentimentalit t Mehr und mehr erf llt von einer seltsamen Leere, treibt es Gaitonde in die F nge eines fanatischen Gurus Als er die unheilvollen Pl ne seines spirituellen Meisters durchschaut, ergreift ihn Panik Er sucht nach einem Gespr chspartner und findet ihn in Sartaj Singh.
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    1. Vikram Chandra

      Vikram Chandra was born in New Delhi.He completed most of his secondary education at Mayo College, a boarding school in Ajmer, Rajasthan After a short stay at St Xavier s College in Mumbai, Vikram came to the United States as an undergraduate student.In 1984, he graduated from Pomona College in Claremont, near Los Angeles with a magna cum laude BA in English, with a concentration in creative writing.He then attended the Film School at Columbia University in New York In the Columbia library, by chance, he happened upon the autobiography of Colonel James Sikander Skinner, a legendary nineteenth century soldier, born of an Indian mother and a British father This book was to become the inspiration for Vikram s novel, Red Earth and Pouring Rain He left film school halfway to begin work on the novel.Red Earth and Pouring Rain was written over several years at the writing programs at Johns Hopkins University and the University of Houston Vikram worked with John Barth at Johns Hopkins and with Donald Barthelme at the University of Houston he obtained an MA at Johns Hopkins and an MFA at the University of Houston.While writing Red Earth and Pouring Rain, Vikram taught literature and writing, and also worked independently as a computer programmer and software and hardware consultant His clients included oil companies, non profit organizations, and the Houston Zoo.Red Earth and Pouring Rain was published in 1995 by Penguin India in India by Faber and Faber in the UK and by Little, Brown in the United States The book was received with outstanding critical acclaim It won the Commonwealth Writers Prize for Best First Book and the David Higham Prize for Fiction.A collection of short stories, Love and Longing in Bombay, was published in 1997 by Penguin India in India by Faber and Faber in the UK and by Little, Brown in the United States Love and Longing in Bombay won the Commonwealth Writers Prize for Best Book Eurasia region was short listed for the Guardian Fiction Prize and was included in Notable Books of 1997 by the New York Times Book Review, in Best Books of the Year by the Independent London , in Best Books of the Year by the Guardian London , and in The Ten Best Books of 1997 by Outlook magazine New Delhi Two of these stories have been formerly published in the Paris Review and The New Yorker The story Dharma was awarded the Discovery Prize by the Paris Review, and was included in Year s Best Fantasy and Horror St Martin s Press, 1998.A novel, Sacred Games, was published in 2006 by Penguin India in India and by Faber and Faber in the UK It will be published in January 2007 in the United States by HarperCollins.In June 1997, Vikram was featured in the New Yorker photograph of India s leading novelists His work has been translated into eleven languages.He has co written Mission Kashmir, an Indian feature film starring Sanjay Dutt, Hrithik Roshan, Preity Zinta, and Jackie Shroff, that was released internationally in late October, 2000.Vikram s mother, Kamna Chandra, is the writer of several Hindi films including Prem Rog and 1942 A Love Story she has also written plays for All India Radio and Doordarshan His sister, Tanuja Chandra, is a director and screenwriter, who has directed several films including Sur and Sangharsh His other sister Anupama Chopra is a film critic and senior correspondent for India Today she has written Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, a BFI book about the hugely popular 1995 hit Her first book, Sholay The Making of a Classic, won the Swarn Kamal, a national award for the best Indian book on cinema in 1995 Vikram s father, Navin Chandra, is a retired executive.Vikram Chandra currently divides his time between Mumbai and Berkeley, California, where he teaches creative writing at the University of California He lives with his wife Melanie Abrams, who is also a novelist.

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