On hermaphrodites, language, and the West’s image of India

I have been an admirer of Arundhati Roy for a long time. An Ordinary Person’s Guide to the Empire was the first of her works that I read. Her writing has since informed and shaped my view of the world. I got around to reading her work of fiction (The God of Small Things) very…… Continue reading On hermaphrodites, language, and the West’s image of India