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Irrawaddy tango

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Published by Northwestern University Press in Evanston, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Asia -- Fiction,
    • Revenge -- Fiction,
    • Asia -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWendy Law-Yone ; with a foreword by Amitav Ghosh.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3562.A862 I77 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 289 p. ;
      Number of Pages289
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3686888M
      ISBN 100810151421
      LC Control Number2003050953

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Wendy Law-Yone was born in Mandalay, and Burma is the backdrop to all of her novels – The Coffin Tree, Irrawaddy Tango, and The Road to Wanting. Her first non-fiction book is a memoir of her father E M Law-Yone, the founder of Burma’s leading English-language newspaper The Nation, who was imprisoned by the military junta.

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The Nation’s office, at 40th Street, is located behind the offices of The Myanmar Times.Wendy's novels have been on the curriculum of literature, history and Ebook Studies courses in universities throughout the United States.

Irrawaddy Tango was nominated for the Irish Times International Fiction Prize. The Road to Wanting was longlisted for the Orange Prize.