Jhumpa Lahiri Trivia Quiz: American Writer

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Jhumpa Lahiri Trivia Quiz: American Writer

Ninanjana Sudeshna "Jhumpa" Lahiri was born on July 11, 1967. She is an American writer known for her short stories, novels, and essays in English and, more recently, in Italian. The first collection of her short stories, Interpreter of Maladies (1999), won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the PEN/Hemingway Award, and her first novel, The Namesake (2003), was made into a film. The Namesake, her first novel, was a New York Times Notable Book, a Los Angeles Times Book Prize finalist, and a major motion picture.

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What is the actual name of Jhumpa Lahiri?

  • Nilanjana Sudeshna "Jhumpa" Lahiri

  • Susmita Suranjana "Jhumpa" Lahiri

  • Sumona Sudeshna "Jhumpa" Lahiri

  • Sumona Nilanjana "Jhumpa" Lahiri

Whats is the name of Jhumpa Lahiri's husband, who is now senior editor of TIME Latin America?

  • Alberto Michel Bush

  • Albino Busho Muskaa

  • Alberto Vourvoulias-Bush

  • Valinsia Albino Musa

In which year was Jhumpa Lahiri awarded the National Humanities Medal?

  • 2013

  • 2014

  • 2015

  • 2016

What is the name of Jhumpa Lahiri's first novel?

  • In altre parole

  • The Lowland

  • The Namesake

  • Dove mi trovo

Jhumpa Lahiri, which short stories collection won the 'Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the 'PEN/Hemingway Award?

  • The Lowland

  • The Namesake

  • The Magic Barrel: Stories

  • Interpreter of Maladies

Jhumpa Lahiri, which book was a finalist for the Man Booker Prize and the National Book Award for Fiction in 2013?

  • The Lowland

  • In altre parole

  • Dove mi trovo

  • The Namesake

When Jhumpa Lahiri was appointed a Committee on the Arts and Humanities?

  • April 2013

  • March 2012

  • January 2011

  • February 2010

In which year was Jhumpa Lahiri awarded by 'O. Henry Award'?

  • 2002

  • 2001

  • 2000

  • 1999

How many copies of Interpreter of Maladies were sold till 2021?

  • 700,000

  • 600,000

  • 800,000

  • 900,000

Jhumpa Lahiri, which novel was adopted into the famous film of the same name?

  • The Namesake

  • The Lowland

  • A Choice of Accommodations

  • Only Goodness

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