Sabyn Javeri is the author of the novel Nobody Killed Her(Harper Collins, 2017) and the upcoming short story collection HIjabistan(Harper Collins, feb 2019). She is a professor of Literature and Creative Writing at Habib University, Karachi.
"To be a strong woman, you must know how to juggle multiple balls in the air," says Dr Sabyn Javeri in this hard-hitting satire on expectations from women who won't bow to an all-pervading patriarchy around them.
Men would rather not have a strong, opinionated, educated, and empowered woman at home, and leave no stone unturned in convincing (gaslighting) then to be submissive yes-women.
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