The Inner World
About the Book
Let Shuja Nawaz take you into The Inner World, a poetic travelogue enriched by a lifetime of discovery across the globe, and introduce you to the people and places that inform this delightfully rich trove of imagery and wordplay. A fitting follow-up to his earlier highly treasured Journeys, this volume will entice and enthrall you.
Shuja Nawaz takes you behind the scenes of his own life as a world-renowned strategic and security analyst and advisor of civil and military leaders in the United States, Europe, and South Asia. These poems will surprise and excite you.
About the Author
Shuja Nawaz was born in Chakri Rajgan, Jhelum District, Pakistan, and educated at Gordon College, Rawalpindi (Pakistan), and Columbia University, New York. He has been a newsman for Pakistan Television and has worked at the New York Times, the World Health Organization in Geneva, the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank, and the International Atomic Energy Agency in Vienna. More recently he was the founding director of the South Asia Center at the Atlantic Council in Washington, DC. His poems have appeared in journals in the United States, Austria, and Pakistan, and he has held readings for audiences in all three countries. His previous book of verse, Journeys, was published by Oxford University Press (1998). He lives with his wife, Seema, in Alexandria, Virginia.