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Seasonal Adjustments

Seasonal Adjustments Iqbal Chaudhary is ish His Australian marriage has collapsed and he feels a compulsive need to go back to Bangladesh the country he left years earlier The reception from his family is mixed mak

  • Title: Seasonal Adjustments
  • Author: Adib Khan
  • ISBN: 9781863736527
  • Page: 373
  • Format: Paperback
  • Iqbal Chaudhary is 40ish His Australian marriage has collapsed and he feels a compulsive need to go back to Bangladesh, the country he left 18 years earlier The reception from his family is mixed, making him face the critical questions about his own cultural fragmentation and sense of belonging.

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    About "Adib Khan"

    1. Adib Khan

      Adib Khan is an Australian novelist of Bangladeshi origin He moved to Australia in 1973 and obtained an MA from Monash University in 1976 He taught creative writing at Ballarat University, and in 2007 returned to Monash to pursue a PhD.Khan started writing in his 40s and has published five novels His first novel, Seasonal Adjustments won the Christina Stead Prize for Fiction, the Book of the Year award in the 1994 NSW Premier s Literary Awards, and the 1995 Commonwealth Writers Prize for Best Book, and was also shortlisted for the 1994 Age Book of the Year award.Solitude of Illusions was shortlisted for the Christina Stead Prize for Fiction, and the Ethnic Affairs Commission Award in the 1997 NSW Premier s Literary Awards It won the 1997 Tilly Aston Braille Book of the Year Award.

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    1. It's a rare treat to find an English language book that offers Bangladesh cultural insights. In the novel Seasonal Adjustments, Adir Khan introduces us to Iqbal Chaudhary who has been out of the country for 18 years when a personal crises drives him to return to his boyhood home along with his young daughter. This book offers a rewarding story of Mr. Chaudhary's personal growth, and as a side benefit we get to experience Bangladesh culture filtered through the recesses of his memory as well as h [...]


    2. It's a rare treat to find an English language book that offers Bangladesh cultural insights. In the novel Seasonal Adjustments, Adir Khan introduces us to Iqbal Chaudhary who has been out of the country for 18 years when a personal crises drives him to return to his boyhood home along with his young daughter. This book offers a rewarding story of Mr. Chaudhary's personal growth, and as a side benefit we get to experience Bangladesh culture filtered through the recesses of his memory as well as h [...]


    3. a book to be remembered for many years, and for me it is about not just Australian/Bangladesi culture encounters, but about social / geographical encounters in general and how little it would actually take but an honest interest to increase mutual understanding.


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