In Other Rooms, Other Wonders is Daniyal Mueenuddin's brilliant short story collection based on his childhood on a farm in Pakistan.
When Dartmouth-educated Mueenuddin answered his father's call to save their family farm in Pakistan, he embarked on a journey to share the stories of landowners, servants, and peasants as they struggle with the shift from their feudal world to a modern era.
Join Daniyal Mueenuddin and Mohsin Hamid for a fascinating discussion on the many worlds within Pakistan and their writing.
Moshin Hamid grew up in Lahore, Pakistan, and attended Princeton and Harvard. His first novel, Moth Smoke, was a Betty Trask Award winner, PEN/ Hemingway Award finalist, and New York Times Notable Book of the Year. His writing has also appeared in Time, The New York Times, and other publications. He lives in London.
Daniyal Mueenuddin was brought up in Lahore, Pakistan and Elroy, Wisconsin. A graduate of Dartmouth College and Yale Law School, his stories have appeared in The New Yorker, Granta, Zoetrope, and The Best American Short Stories 2008, selected by Salman Rushdie.
For a number of years he practiced law in New York. He now lives on a farm in Pakistan's southern Punjab.