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Basharat Peer

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Basharat Peer is the author of Curfewed Night, an account of the Kashmir conflict, which won the Crossword Prize for Non-Fiction.

He has worked as an editor at Foreign Affairs and was a Fellow at Open Society Institute, New York. His work has appeared in The New Yorker, Granta, Foreign Affairs, Financial Times Magazine, and The Caravan, among other places.

His next book about religious politics and the aftermath of the Partition of India and Pakistan will be published by Penguin Random House in India and Simon and Schuster in the United States.

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