Suspend Your Disbelief

Nawaaz Ahmed


Nawaaz Ahmed is a transplant from Tamil Nadu, India. In a previous life, he was a Computer Scientist, researching search algorithms for Yahoo. He got his MFA from the University of Michigan in 2011, where he received Hopwood awards in short fiction, non-fiction, and for his work-in-progress novel. He has also been the recipient of a MacDowell Fellowship and a work-study scholarship (waitership) at the Breadloaf Writer’s Conference. He currently lives in Brooklyn and is working on his first novel, Sings Like A Bird.