Naima Rashid

Naima Rashid is an author, poet and translator working between Urdu, French, Punjabi and English. She has translated works by renowned Urdu writers Perveen Shakir and Ali Akbar Natiq to critical acclaim. Her published works include Defiance of the Rose, Naulakhi Kothi, and Chicanes. Her fourth book, a poetry collection, Sum of Worlds, is forthcoming from Yoda Press this year. Widely published internationally, her work has been long listed for the National Poetry Competition and Best Small Fictions.