The winner of this year’s Man Booker International Prize -Flights by Polish author Olga Tokarczuk will be released in India on July 3. Flights talks about travel in the 21st century and human anatomy, and will be released by Penguin Random House India.
Originally written and published in Polish in 2007, Flights interweaves “travel narratives and reflections on travel with an in-depth exploration of the human body, broaching life, death, motion and migration”. The book was published in English in 2017.
In the book, she is said to guide the reader “beyond the surface layer of modernity and towards the core of the very nature of humankind”. It is priced at Rs 499.