H. M. Naqvi

H. M. Naqvi


H. M. Naqvi is the acclaimed author of Home Boy, which won the inaugural DSC Prize for South Asian Literature. Naqvi has worked in the financial services industry, taught creative writing at Boston University, run a spoken-word venue, and appeared on CNN, NPR, and Bloomberg TV. He is currently visiting professor at the Lahore Institute of Management Services. Naqvi’s newest book, The Selected Works of Abdullah the Cossack, will be published this spring.

Photo Credit: Agha Abbas

Buy H.M. Naqvi’s latest book, The Selected Works of Abdullah the Cossack, on Amazon.

Events with H. M. Naqvi

Literary Quest: Tenement Museum Edition

08 May 2019
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Lower East Side Tenement Museum
103 Orchard Street (at Delancey Street)
New York, NY 10002

The Big Chill: Creativity in the Era of Data Mining, Presented with The Guardian

09 May 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Center for Fiction
15 Lafayette Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11217

Desi Lit Rising, featuring Mohammed Hanif and H.M. Naqvi

11 May 2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
45 Bleecker St.
New York, NY 10012