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V S Naipaul


(Sir Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul)
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Brother of Shiva Naipaul

Sir Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul, Kt., better known as V. S. Naipaul, was a Trinidadian-born British writer of Indo-Trinidadian descent.

Naipaul was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2001 and knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 1990.