Education

  • BA Carleton College
  • MA University of Kansas
  • MFA Brooklyn College

Publications

  • Class Warrior–Taoist Style, translated from the French of Abdelkebir Khatibi (forthcoming Wesleyan University Press)
  • Mirages of the Mind, translated with Aftab Ahmad from the Urdu of Mushtaq Ahmed Yousufi (Vintage India 2014, New Directions 2015)
  • Bombay Stories, translated with Aftab Ahmad from the Urdu of Saadat Hasan Manto (Random House India 2013, Vintage International UK & US 2014)

Field of Interest

Modern prose traditions; Description; Ethnography; Translation

Languages

French, Hindi, Korean, and Urdu

Teaching

  • Comp Lit 2WD
  • Hindi-Urdu 1-6