Mohsin Hamid


Mohsin Hamid lives in Lahore. His new novel, How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia, was published this spring.
 (May 2013)

  • A Kennedy for Pakistan?

    March 22, 2012

    In Pakistan there is much talk of democratic ideals, but little love for the country's current crop of politicians, and so there seems to be a yearning for a new kind of leader able to break the cycle of weakness and mediocrity. Into this situation has surged the former cricket superstar Imran Khan, who in recent months has suddenly become the country’s most popular political figure.