Vagrants

The novel tells the stories of travelers, downshifters, modern nomads who has denied the consumer society ethics and career building and found their ways within the moving community of long-term tourists in India and Nepal. Following the line of the escapists of 60`s-80`s, the hippy and new edge culture, characters act in a new world full of old decorations but overloaded with mobility and modern information traffic. Key events of the early 10`s are mentioned in this book and the image of interconnection between people with different culture backgrounds is shown. The stage is a places connected to the exported social protest culture of the second part of XX century that was put into and transformed within the local South Asian tradition.

 

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