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Syed Afzal Haider

Born: Pakistan
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Connection to Illinois: Haider lives in Evanston.

Biography: Syed Afzal Haider was born in India, raised in Pakistan, and educated in the US, studying electrical engineering, psychology, and social work. His short stories and essays have appeared in a variety of literary magazines. His short stories have been nominated for Pushcart Prizes and have won best short fiction awards.

Haider lives in Evanston and is the senior editor at Chicago Quarterly Review.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers


Selected Titles

Life of Ganesh
ISBN: 0984377646 OCLC: 1101985492

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To be With Her
ISBN: 0984377611 OCLC: 714731861

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