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Free read Î Love Marriage Ini must decide where she stands Lyrical and innovative V V Ganeshananthan’s novel brilliantly unfolds how generations of struggle both form and fractures families Praise for Love Marriage “A beautiful first novel This intricately woven tale with its universal themes of love and estrangement presents an exciting new voice in American literature” –Yiyun Li author of A Thousand Years of Good Prayers“Complex and moving an impressive debut”–Daniel Alarcón author of Lost City Radio   “V V Ganeshananthan has given us a riveting picture of the intersections of love and war that shape us all A debut of incredible passion and wisdom” –Rebecca Johns author of Icebergs“At its best and simplest Ganeshananthan can be profoundly moving She captures the pain of exile poignantly” The San Francisco Chronicle“Ganeshananthan has created a slow burning and beautifully written debut in Love Marriage  It is an evocative examination of Sri Lankan cultural s and. TIGER BURNING BRIGHTGail TsukiyamaA Review of Love MarriageBy VV GaneshananthanRandom HouseIN SPARE LYRICAL PROSE VV Ganeshananthan s debut novel tells the story of two Sri Lankan Tamil families over four generations who despite civil war and displacement are irrevocably joined by marriage and tradition At the heart of the story is American born Yalini 22 the only child of Tamil immigrants Her father eventually becomes a doctor her mother a teacher they make their new life in the United StatesEven so Yalini feels bound to the laws of ancestry and society Born during Black July of 1983 the beginning of the civil war between the Tamil and Sinhalese Yalini is haunted by Sri Lanka s political turmoil caught between the political and social traditions of her ancestorsand the modern world in which she lives She can t forget that in a Sri Lankan family there are only two ways to wed in an Arranged Marriage or a Love Marriage even though sheknows that in reality t

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Free read Î Love Marriage In this globe scattered Sri Lankan family we speak of only two kinds of marriage The first is the Arranged Marriage The second is the Love Marriage In reality there is a whole spectrum in between but most of us spend years running away from the first toward the second p 3The daughter of Sri Lankan immigrants who left their collapsing country and married in America Yalini finds herself caught between the traditions of her ancestors and the lure of her own modern world But when she is summoned to Toronto to help care for her dying uncle Kumaran a former member of the militant Tamil Tigers Yalini is forced to see that violence is not a relic of the Sri Lankan past but very much a part of her Western presentWhile Kumaran’s loved ones gather around him to say goodbye Yalini traces her family’s roots–and the conflicts facing them as ethnic Tamils–through a series of marriages Now as Kumaran’s death and his daughter’s politically motivated nuptials edge closer Yal. This novel starts out trying to chronicle the spectrum of marriage types that lie between Love Marriage and Arranged Marriage and in the process goes on to tackle a myriad of issues ranging from the Sri Lankan civil war and the Tamil Diaspora to family history and relationships to exile and home to customs and ceremonies and ends up as a smattering of all of the above with no coherent focal point It also left me wondering whether this was a novel being narrated in memoir format as claimed or a memoir masuerading as a novelWritten in lyrical essay like chapters some a few lines some a few pages the narrator Yalini a twenty two year old Tamil student born in the USA visits Toronto to care for a dying uncle and attend her cousin s Arranged Marriage wedding In the ensuing period she revisits family history on both sides going back several generations and unearths uite a few skeletons in the family closetThe Tamil struggle in Sri Lanka since the country s independence from Brit EinFach Englisch Textausgaben Textausgaben für die Schulpraxis Echoes of the Empire The Mixed Voices of a Colonial Past 20th Century English Short Story years running away from the first toward the second p 3The daughter of Sri Lankan immigrants who left their collapsing country and married in America Yalini finds herself caught between the traditions of her ancestors and the lure of her own modern world But when she is summoned to Toronto to help care for her dying uncle Kumaran a former member of the militant Tamil Tigers Yalini is forced to see that violence is not a relic of the Sri Lankan past but very much a part of her Western presentWhile Kumaran’s loved ones gather around him to say goodbye Yalini traces her family’s roots–and the conflicts facing them as ethnic Tamils–through a series of marriages Now as Kumaran’s death and his daughter’s politically motivated nuptials edge closer Yal. This novel starts out trying to chronicle the spectrum of marriage types that lie between Love Marriage and Arranged Marriage and in the process goes on to tackle a myriad of issues ranging from the Sri Lankan civil war and the Tamil Diaspora to family history and relationships to exile and home to customs and ceremonies and ends up as a smattering of all of the above with no coherent focal point It also left me wondering whether this was a novel being narrated in memoir format as claimed or a memoir masuerading as a novelWritten in lyrical essay like chapters some a few lines some a few pages the narrator Yalini a twenty two The Archetype of Initiation year old Tamil student born in the USA visits Toronto to care for a dying uncle and attend her cousin s Arranged Marriage wedding In the ensuing period she revisits family history on both sides going back several generations and unearths uite a few skeletons in the family closetThe Tamil struggle in Sri Lanka since the country s independence from Brit

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Free read Î Love Marriage The way one family is affected by love and war” The Financial Times“Poignant and authentic Insight gained into Toronto's Tamil community is a welcome bonus in this gem of a book by a young writer who is sure to present thought provoking entertaining prose in the future” The Toronto Star“The book is at times witty and always beautifully written” The Irish Times Innovativethis is an ambitious family drama about an underreported part of the world filled with well shaded characters and gorgeous flourishBuy it New York MagazineAs if she were stringing a necklace of bright beads the author relates the stories of Yalini's Sri Lankan forebears in lapidary folkloric narrativesWhat she does here she does uite affectingly The Boston Globe In spare lyrical prose VV Ganeshananthan's debut novel tells the story of two Sri Lankan Tamil families over four generations who despite civil war and displacement are irrevocably joined by marriage and traditionPowerful Ms Magazi. 3 12 starsLove Marriage was certainly a solid first novel Ganeshananthan explores not only the life of a young Sri Lankan woman living in America but also the lives of several generations of her family and the history of her country One thing I enjoyed about this novel was the structure Ganeshananthan focuses each section on a certain character and their ancestors so that the reader discovers much about them All of this background which is detailed but not overwhelming builds up to great character development Her attention to detail and ability to create such a diverse cast of characters is impressive Each section is like a vignette and to see how they all tie together to become part of who the narrator is is fantasticThis novel also taught me a great deal about Sri Lanka and the customs of its people I knew very little about the country before picking it up and I enjoyed learning so much The descriptions of marriage and funeral rituals were especially well written and intere


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  • Paperback
  • 320
  • Love Marriage
  • V.V. Ganeshananthan
  • English
  • 21 May 2019
  • 9781400066698