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Author Mohsin Hamid on 'How to Get Filthy Rich In Rising Asia'
Author Mohsin Hamid on 'How to Get Filthy Rich In Rising Asia'

The author Mohsin Hamid has a home in Pakistan and spent nearly two decades studying and working in the United States. He's 42 now, and he thinks of himself as living almost "between" countries. "I've lived half my life in America and Europe, and half my life in Pakistan," Hamid says over the phone. He's coming to Baltimore this week, where he will read from his third novel, "How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia." "But I also live between generations, and I live between social classes with different political points of view. I like to write stories that bridge different experiences." (A condensed version of the conversation...

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