Finding the Center: Two Narratives

Finding the Center: Two Narratives

by V. S. Naipaul
     
 

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
In the essay, ``Prologue to an Autobiography,'' Naipaul recounts his beginnings as a writer and renders a touching portrait of his father. In ``The Crocodiles of Yamoussoukro,'' a study of the Ivory Coast, he delineates two sections of the modern African mind: the Westernized ``day'' mind and that of the ageless, magic-haunted ``night.'' PW called both narratives ``small works of art.'' January

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ISBN-13:
9780394740904
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
12/01/1985
Pages:
176

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