Kuwaiti-born writer Saleem Haddad was educated in Jordan, Canada, and the United Kingdom and talks to Thor about writing, life and his debut novel Guapa (2016)
Guapa received widespread acclaim, with The New Yorker calling it a "vibrant, wrenching début novel".
Haddad says, "I knew I needed to tell the truth... but what will people say? Will I be misunderstood or vulnerable?"
Connect with Saleem on twitter @sysh or on facebook.
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