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We That Are Young published

Copies of Dr Preti Taneja's new book - We That Are Young - have arrived on the shelves of the Jesus College library in time for the new term.

Published in August by Galley Beggar Press, the book - a modern-day King Lear, set in India amongst a wealthy family, against the backdrop of the anti-corruption riots in 2011–2012 - is garnering excellent reviews.

Listen to Dr Taneja, Fellow Commoner and Leverhulme Postdoctoral Research Assistant at Jesus College, reading from and talking about her new novel on the Guardian Books podcast from 12 September. You can also download a playlist of music that she listened to while wrting the book.


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