Moazzam Sheikh

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Moazzam Sheikh’s short stories have been published in a variety of literary magazines such as Chicago Quarterly Review and Fourteen Hills Literary Magazine. Moazzam Sheikh was born in Lahore, Pakistan. He studied business, film and library science and is currently a librarian in the Art/Music/Recreation department at the San Francisco public library. In addition, he teaches at City College of San Francisco, writes fiction, and translates fiction from Urdu/Hindi/Punjabi/English. His latest work of translation is Stories of Intizar Husain (Katha). Intizar Husain was nominated (2013) for Man Booker International Prize for fiction. Moazzam Sheikh has also edited a collection of stories, A Letter from India: Contemporary Pakistani Short Stories (Penguin). Moazzam is the author of CAFE LE WHORE AND OTHER STORIES (Weavers Press, 2013), and THE IDOL LOVER: AND OTHER STORIES OF PAKISTAN (Ithuriel’s Spear, 2008).

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