T2f will host a book launch of Hermitage along with a reading and conversation with Aamer Hussein. The event will take place in Faraar Gallery on Wednesday, September 12 from 7pm to 8:30pm. Entry is free.
T2F writes, “Fiction writer Aamer Hussein is in Karachi for the publication of Hermitage (Ushba), his experimental new collection of stories, which intersperses moments of history, family memories, and retellings of classic parables with photographs and other images.
Renowned critic Muneeza Shamsie and Asif Farrukhi will also about the new directions his fiction has taken, his love of short forms, and his attachment to the city of his birth.”
Aamer Hussein is the author of several collections of stories, notably Cactus Town, The Blue Direction, Insomnia and The Swan’s Wife; a novella, Another Gulmohar Tree; and a novel, The Cloud Messenger.
For more information about the event, please visit the event’s Facebook page.