The Escape

Authors

  • Qaisra Shahraz, Manchester, UK

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Author Biography

Qaisra Shahraz, Manchester, UK

Qaisra Shahraz was born in Pakistan and brought up in Manchester, England, from the age of nine. She is the author of two novels, The Holy Woman (2001) and Typhoon (2003). One of her short stories, “Perchavah,” won the Ian St. James Award in 1994. She has also written plays for radio and television, including a screenplay adaptation of her first novel. Her award-winning drama serial Dil Hee To Hai (The Heart Is It) was broadcast on Pakistani Television and on Prime Television in 2003. A second serial, Tauheen (Insult), is in production. She was shortlisted for the Asian Women of Achievement Awards in 2002 and for the Muslim News Awards for Excellence in 2003.

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Published

2009-06-15

How to Cite

Shahraz, Manchester, UK, Q. (2009). The Escape. Asiatic: IIUM Journal of English Language and Literature, 3(1), 151-163. Retrieved from https://journals.iium.edu.my/asiatic/index.php/ajell/article/view/90

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Fiction