Praise for Lucy Ferriss's work:
“Vivid, compelling, as ineluctable as a Greek tragedy, A Sister to Honor illuminates the complexity of globalism's cultural disjunctions. . . . Lucy Ferriss's nuanced insight enables us to see this story from all sides -- a rare achievement.”
author of The Woman Upstairs
April 12, 2012, Lahore -- Met this morning over coffee (ah, coffee!) with Zoia Tariq, journalist and TV anchor in Lahore. She is originally from Karachi, from a wealthy family, but she received unusual encouragement toward independence. As she put it, talking about women's issues in Pakistan, "Let's not kid ourselves. Money matters."
I'll send you a copy of my forthcoming American Scholar essay, "Meditation on a Rat," and after that, one or two updates a year when I have a new story or article coming out.