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Kartography

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Published by Harcourt in Orlando .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Karachi (Pakistan),
  • London (England),
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Separation (Psychology) -- Fiction,
    • Pakistanis -- England -- Fiction,
    • Immigrants -- Fiction,
    • Friendship -- Fiction,
    • Karachi (Pakistan) -- Fiction,
    • London (England) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKamila Shamsie.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9540.9.S485 K37 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination305 p. ;
      Number of Pages305
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3672947M
      ISBN 100151010102
      LC Control Number2003004989

        PRAISE FOR KARTOGRAPHY "[Shamsie] packs her story with the playful evidence of her high-flying intelligence."-SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE "This year-old has been described as a young Anita Desai, and her third book, about childhood, love, life and high society in Karachi during the turbulent s, is worth all the prepublication fuss.". Kartography () About book: Kartography is the story of Raheen, and her best friend Karim, who grow up together, and are then separated during their teenage years. Raheen's father was once engaged to Karim's mother, and her mother was once engaged to his /5(1).   In a Karachi-set fourth novel, Shamsie (Kartography, , etc.) explores universal Aasmaani Inqalab finds herself taking a job at a Pakistani TV station, where she meets Shehnaz Saeed, famed actress who is returning to the spotlight after years of retirement. About. Notable for her Patras Bokhari Award-winning English-language novels Kartography () and Broken Verses (), this Pakistani writer is also recognized for her John Llewellyn Rhys Prize-nominated and Pakistani Prime Minister's Award-winning novel In The City by the Sea ().Born:


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Review of Kamila Shamsie's book 'Kartography.' Kamila Shamsie' Kartography is an exciting novel, especially for those who have lived in Karachi. Set in the Eighties and Nineties in one of Pakistan's largest cities, it is a tale of friendship, love, betrayal and anguish.

Karachi is just as important to the story as the two main characters, Raheen and Karim. A love story with a family mystery at its heart, Kartography is a dazzling novel by a young writer of astonishing maturity and exhilarating style. Shamsie transports us to a world we have not often seen in fiction-vibrant, dangerous, sensuous Pakistan.

The splintering effects of an unbroken “cycle of violence, unemployment, divisiveness” in Pakistan enfold and alienate the protagonists of this intense third novel from the author of Salt and Saffron ().

Narrator Raheen has grown up partially insulated from ethnic hatred in her native Karachi by her family’s comparative affluence and as the soulmate of Karim, her best friend since.

About Kartography. What is the moment, that exact moment when everything changes and the friends you have been, become the lovers you might be. Soul mates from birth Karim and Raheen finish one another's sentences, speak in anagrams and lie spine to spine as children. They are irrevocably bound to one another and to Karachi, Pakistan.

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In she received the Prime Minister's Award for Literature and in the Patras. Kartography, Book Review. Words by Fatima Zehra. Tags: Book Review. Pakistan, In a truly remarkable repetition of South Asian history, one more country in the region splits itself into two, leading to the formation of Bangladesh.

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As the years go by they let a barrier of silence build between them until, finally, they are brought together during a dry summer of strikes and ethnic violence and their relationship is poised between strained friendship and fated love. Impassioned and touching, KARTOGRAPHY is a love song to Karachi.

Kartography - A Novel Kamila Shamsie. Publisher: Mariner Books. 0 3 0 Summary A “gorgeous novel” of two upper-class Pakistani families and the complicated love that develops between their children, by the author of Home Fire (Los Angeles Times).

Raheen and her best friend, Karim, share an idyllic childhood in upper-class Karachi. Hamilton alumna Kamila Shamsie '94 read excerpts from her award-winning book, Kartography, as well as some passages from her forthcoming novel, currently titled Echo, to a large, attentive crowd in the Fillius Events Barn on September The lecture was sponsored by the Hamilton College English Department.

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KAMILA SHAMSIE is the author of five novels: In the City by the Sea, Kartography (both shortlisted for the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize), Salt and Saffron, Broken Verses and Burnt Shadows, which was shortlisted for the Orange Prize and has been translated into more than 20 languages.

She is a trustee of English PEN and Free Word, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, and one of Granta's 20 4/5(3). Kartography Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Language English. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IA Boxid_2 CH Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II City Orlando Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

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She has a BA in Creative Writing from Hamilton College in Clinton, NY and an MFA from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. While at the University of Massachusetts she wrote In The City By The Sea, published by Granta Books UK in This first novel was shortlisted for the.

Instead this book confused me with so many similar names, unrealistic friendships, and an ending I just didn't understand.

Read full review. KARTOGRAPHY User Review - Kirkus. The splintering effects of an unbroken "cycle of violence, unemployment, divisiveness" in Pakistan enfold and alienate the protagonists of this intense third novel from 4/5(3).

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