Kochi to Doha
David Szalay's gripping short story series. Twelve travellers journey around the globe, each with a tale to tell. Today: a worker in Qatar wrestles with uncomfortable emotions...
Twelve flights. Twelve travellers. Twelve stories.
In David Szalay's masterful short story series, twelve travellers circumnavigate the globe en route to see lovers, children, parents, brothers and sisters, or nobody at all. From London to Madrid, Dakar to Sao Paolo, Seattle to Hong Kong, and beyond, these are stories of lives in turmoil, each in some way touching the next.
Today: an Indian worker in Qatar wrestles with some very uncomfortable emotions...
Writer: David Szalay
Reader: Nikesh Patel
Producer: Justine Willett
Original Music: Kirsten Morrison