View Shopping Cart
Become an OLLI Member
Returning OLLI Members
Please log in

Forgot Username?
Forgot Password?

Go Back View All Courses

We apologize, but registration for this course is currently closed. Please check back. Spots may become available from time to time.

Arundhati Roy's India (Closed)

Please Note:
A membership is required to enroll in this course.
View membership options

Course Description:

Arundhati Roy’s novels depict class, caste, ethnicity, and religion in late twentieth century and contemporary India. Exclusion and inclusion are the ever-wavering tensions that weave through her books. We will read Arundhati Roy’s two novels, "The God of Small Things" (1997), which won the Booker Prize, and her new book, "The Ministry of Utmost Happiness" (2017). The novels were written twenty years apart which allows us to witness the growth of a literary imagination as well as the growth of Indian society.

*Same great course, just a different time to facilitate the overwhelming response.*


Tuition: $60.00

Additional Fees: $0.00

Registration Closed


Fridays, Feb. 9, 16, 23; Mar. 2, 9, 16 *1:00 – 3:00pm* (6 sessions) *Same great course, just a different time of day to facilitate the overwhelming response.*


CSUMB at Ryan Ranch, 8 Upper Ragsdale Drive, Monterey


Renée R. Curry, PhD is a full professor in the School of Humanities and Communication at Cal State Monterey Bay and the former dean of the
College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.