Arundhati Roy on language, identity and politics - and how she set out to write a story 'like the streets of a great city'
David Eldridge takes us through the designs of Arundhati Roy's long-awaited second novel, The Ministry of Utmost Happiness, and how the beauty of decay inspired its cover
Arundhati Roy is the author of The God of Small Things, which won the Booker Prize in 1997 and has been translated into more than forty languages, and The Ministry of Utmost Happiness, which was long-listed for the Man Booker Prize 2017. Roy has also published several works of non-fiction, including The Algebra of Infinite Justice, Listening to Grasshoppers and Broken Republic. She lives in Delhi.