Aatish Taseer

Aatish Taseer is a British-American writer and journalist who was born in London and grew up in India. He is the author of several books including “The Twice-Born: Life and Death on the Ganges,” and is a regular contributor to T: The New York Times Style Magazine. Previously, Aatish worked for Time. As a freelance journalist, he’s internationally recognized for his opinion pieces and has contributed to The Sunday Times, The Sunday Telegraph, Financial Times, and Esquire, among others. His first book, titled “Stranger to History: A Son's Journey Through Islamic Lands” (2009), has been translated into more than 14 languages.

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