Arif Anwar was born in Chittagong, Bangladesh, just miles from the Bay of Bengal. He previously worked for BRAC, one of the world’s largest non-governmental organizations, on issues of poverty alleviation, and for UNICEF Myanmar on public health issues. Arif has a PhD in Education from the University of Toronto. He currently lives in Toronto with his wife, Si (Sandra) Lian. The Storm is his first novel.

Events Arif Anwar was involved in

  • Safar: Journeys to South Asia

    Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 3:00 PM

    Enjoy a panel discussion featuring South Asian authors on their writing and community. After a brief intermission, experience an interview with the new High Commissioner of India to Canada