Wednesday, January 23, 2008

18 months, 2 weeks, 5 days

4 July, 2006: first meeting to discuss new (completely re-transcribed, expanded, re-annotated) edition of V.S. Naipaul's early family correspondence

28 November, 2006: signed contract

23 January, 2007: first of three days at the Naipaul archive, McFarlin Library, University of Tulsa

23 January, 2008: emailed finished manuscript (249 letters, 273 pp, approx. 130,000 wds) to publisher


(Back to "Imaginary Roads"....)


Unknown said...

Congratulations and best wishes with the process.

Dylan said...

yeah. good work. keep inspiring the rest of us...

signifyinguyana said...

Congratulations Nicholas. I'm a new blogger on Guyanese books/writers, and I look forward to your book on Guyana.

Mary Adam said...

Congratulations, I look forward to reading the book when it comes out. Dogged does it, as they say.