Author of: In the Company of Strangers Awais Khan is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario and Durham University. He has studied Creative Writing at Faber Academy in London. He is the author of the critically acclaimed bestseller, In the Company of Strangers, published by Simon & Schuster and The Book Guild. His second novel 'No Honour' will be published by Orenda Books in the UK in Summer 2021. As Founding Director of The Writing Institute, he has given lectures on creative writing at Durham University, American University in Dubai, Canadian University in Dubai, United States Educational Foundation of Pakistan, Kinnaird College etc. His work has appeared in The Aleph Review, The Hindu, Missing Slate, MODE, The News International, Daily Times etc. He has appeared on several media stations including Dubai Eye, Voice of America, Cambridge Radio, Samaa TV, PTV Home, Indus TV, City 42, SpiceFM etc. He is represented by Annette Crossland.