The Authentic Lie – Book

Series namePoetry

In 1982, Suniti Namjoshi’s collection of poems ‘The Authentic Lie’ was published by Fiddlehead Poetry Books in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada. The digitised pages featured in this item includes a short set of linked poems entitled ‘Graven Images’.

Date of Creation / Publication1982
CreatorNamjoshi, Suniti
Associated Person/ Organisation
LocationNew Brunswick
Collection and Reference NumberSuniti Namjoshi Collection (GB 2661 SN)
Catalogue NumberSN/PO/3
CopyrightThe Creator and/ or the associated person or organisation where applicable.
Access to originalsThe originals are located with Suniti Namjoshi and at the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library at the University of Toronto, Canada.
Series notesThe material in this section reflects Suniti Namjoshi's published poetry. The digitised images include extracts of publications including her first book of Poems published in 1967.
Collection notesThe digitised material in the Suniti Namjoshi Collection features extracts of several published books, including poetry novels and fables. It also includes black and white family photographs and pencil drawings of (unused) illustrations for her novel 'The Conversations of Cow', as well as an extract of an interview transcript.