I Hotel

By Karen Tei Yamashita

Original and Current Publisher: Coffee House Press

Fiction Finalists That Year:

Fiction Winner That Year: Jaimy Gordon for Lord of Misrule

Fiction Judges That Year: Andrei Codrescu, Samuel R. Delany, Sabina Murray, Joanna Scott, Carolyn See

The Year in Literature:

  • Tinkers by Paul Harding won the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
  • Mario Vargas Llosa won the Nobel Prize for literature.

More Information: I Hotel is divided into ten novellas, one for each year beginning in 1968, when Martin Luther King and Bobby Kennedy were assassinated and U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War was peaking.

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    I Hotel is one of the best book within previous 2 decades I have read. I appreciate that se got the novel prize for literature. Actually she is a great person as well. Such people can bring the peace in the world through their writing power.
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