Manil Suri - The City of Devi
Sunday, February 10, 5:00 pm
The third novel by the Maryland math professor and author of The Death of Vishnu
and The Age of Shiva
is set in chaotic Mumbai as the city faces a nuclear threat. The narrative focuses on a woman’s search for her husband and on a gay man at odds with Islam; the human plights gain a mystical dimension when the goddess Devi appears on a beach to save her city.
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 4th, 2013