Shahnaz Habib

Shahnaz Habib

Shahnaz Habib has published fiction and nonfiction in The New Yorker online, Creative Nonfiction, Agni, Brevity, The Guardian, and Afar, among many others. She is the translator of Jasmine Days, for which she and the author Benyamin won the JCB Prize, India's most valuable prize for literature. She has been awarded a New York Foundation for the Arts Artists' Fellowship in Nonfiction Literature, and her work has been cited in the Best American Essays series. She holds a BA from Mahatma Gandhi University, an MA in English Literature from the University of Delhi, and an MA in Media Studies from the New School.