Mariam Pirbhai was born in Pakistan, and lived in England and the Philippines before emigrating to Canada. She lives in Waterloo, Ontario, where she is an Associate Professor in the Department of English and Film Studies, at Wilfrid Laurier University. Pirbhai has published several academic books in the field of postcolonial and diaspora studies. Her short stories have also appeared in numerous anthologies and literary journals. Outside People and Other Stories is her debut collection of short fiction.

Events Mariam Pirbhai was involved in

  • Between Words and Worlds: New Canadian Women's Writing

    Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 7:30 PM

    Ami Sands Brodoff, Connie Guzzo-McParland, Mariam Pirbhai, and Mehri Yalfani converse about the vital possibilities that open in writing between languages and voices, landscapes and cultures, and homes away from home.

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