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The Department of English, ALC mourns the death of the veteran ANGLO-INDIAN writer Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul. His service rendered to the vast literary world especially India is enormous.
Sir Vidiadhar Surajprasad "Vidia" Naipaul, TC (17 August 1932 – 11 August 2018), was a Caribbean writer of Indo-Nepalese descent and Nobel Laureate who was born in Trinidad with British citizenship. He is known for his comic early novels set in Trinidad and Tobago, his bleaker later novels of the wider world, and his autobiographical chronicles of life and travels. He published more than thirty books, both of fiction and nonfiction, over some fifty years.
V. S. Naipaul
Born Died 11 August 2018 (aged 85)
Occupation Novelist, travel writer, essayist Citizenship British Period 1957–2010 Genre Novel, essay Subject Parent(s) · Seepersad Naipaul (father) Notable works Notable awards Spouses Patricia Ann Hale Naipaul (1955–96, her death)Nadira Khannum Alvi Naipaul(1996–2018) Relatives Capildeo family
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