2024 Festival:
October 21–27

Zehra Naqvi

(British Columbia)

ZEHRA NAQVI is a Karachi-born writer raised on unceded Coast Salish Territories (Vancouver, BC). She is the author of The Knot of My Tongue: Poems and Prose. She is a winner of the 2021 RBC Bronwen Wallace Award for Emerging Writers awarded by the Writers’ Trust of Canada. She holds two MSc degrees from Oxford University where she studied as a Rhodes Scholar.

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