Nawaaz Ahmed


Country: India

Nawaaz Ahmed was born in Tamil Nadu, India. Before turning to writing, he was a computer scientist, researching search algorithms for Yahoo. His debut novel Radiant Fugitives (2021) was a finalist for the 2022 Pen/Faulkner Award and the Edmund White Award for Debut Fiction. He was long-listed for The Center for Fiction First Novel Prize and the Aspen Literary Prize. He currently lives in Brooklyn, New York.

Nawaaz Ahmed lahir di Tamil Nadu, India. Sebelum beralih menulis, ia adalah seorang ilmuwan komputer, meneliti algoritma pencarian untuk Yahoo. Novel debutnya Radiant Fugitives (2021) menjadi finalis untuk 2022 Pen/Faulkner Award dan Edmund White Award untuk Debut Fiction, dan masuk daftar panjang untuk The Center for Fiction First Novel Prize, dan Aspen Literary Prize. Ia saat ini tinggal di Brooklyn, New York.