Department of Asian Studies
Department of Asian Studies

Public Talk by Pakistani Author and Journalist Mohammed Hanif

Fri, January 24, 2014 | Avaya Auditorium, ACES 2.302

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Famous Pakistani author and journalist – Mohammed Hanif, will be visiting University of Texas at Austin in January. He will be giving a public talk on January 28, 2014 from 6:30-9pm in the Avaya Auditorium (POB 2.302). The event will be free and open to the public!

Mohammed Hanif's novel A Case of Exploding Mangoes was longlisted for the Booker prize, shortlisted for the Guardian first book award, Commonwealth literary prize and won Shakti Bhatt first book awards. His new novel Our Lady of Alice Bhatti is published by Jonathan Cape. He works as a special correspondent for BBC Urdu and is based in Karachi.

Sponsored by: UT Department of English, Wilson Chair of Pakistan Studies, Humanities Institute and South Asia Institute

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