Anis Shivani is a fiction writer, poet, and critic, based in Houston, Texas. He has just finished a novel called Karachi Raj about an American anthropologist conducting fieldwork in South Asia. Next up is a novel set in Mussolini’s Italy. Anis has an A.B. in economics from Harvard College (1992).
Articles by this author
Wednesday, November 07, 2012
What Progressives Expect from Obama
Dear President Obama,
Saturday, April 07, 2012
Modern American Politics as Performance Art
At an early Republican presidential debate the candidates all raised their hands like robots when asked if they would veto a ten to one ratio of spending cuts to tax increases to balance the budget. Ten to one! I suspect the answer would have been the same had the ratio been a hundred to one.