14:30 - Mohsin Hamid: What Does it Mean to Be White?
MOHSIN HAMID: WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE WHITE?
Supported by Baillie Gifford
'Excuse me, sir, but may I be of assistance? Ah, I see I have alarmed you. Do not be frightened by my beard. I am a lover of America...' So speaks the mysterious stranger at a Lahore cafe. In this title, this speaker of immaculate English tells you his story, of how he embraced the Western dream - and a Western woman - and how both betrayed him.