‘The Interpreter of Maladies’: Eternal Stories of Human Emotions

There are some extraordinary books that tell the stories of ordinary people, their trials and triumphs, but strike a deeper chord. Jhumpa Lahiri’s ‘The Interpreter of Maladies’ is one of them.┬áThe winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in the year 2000, ‘The Interpreter of Maladies’ is a collection of 9 short stories. Most of the stories have Indian immigrants living in the USA as their main characters. Each story is poignant in its own way…