V.S. Naipaul Essays

A Man Out of Place: Finding a Home in The Enigma of Arrival Kathleen M Dooley

The Enigma of Arrival

In 1971, V.S. Naipaul told Ian Hamilton, "It took me a long time to see that I had no society to write about. I had to write differently. I had to look at the world afresh." Sixteen years later, he would publish The Enigma of Arrival, his most...