Words & Writing

Fiction

“Homing Pigeons”The New Quarterly, July 2017

Poetry

“forgetting urdu”Room, June 2017

“dear baba” – forthcoming in Tin House

Non-fiction

The desire for change: A new Pakistan does not mean a better Pakistan The Express Tribune, July 2018

Bengalis of Karachi demand urgent resolution to identity problem –  Dawn, June 2018

Written from the edgelands of my gentrifying neighbourhood, Queensborough Qalam, April 2018 

From Aziz Ansari to professors and activists, how men use feminism for self gain Dawn.com, January 2018

The War on Education – Jaggery: A DesiLit Arts and Literature Journal, December, 2015

Muslim Fashionista Takes Down Abercrombie And Sets Precedent – Schema Magazine, June 2015

Immigrant Mothers: More Educated & More Likely to Delay Parenthood – Schema Magazine, June 2015

13 Must-See Films Starring Women of Colour – Schema Magazine, May 2015

Interviews

A conversation with novelist and activist, Monia Mazigh – Nineteen Questions, November 2017

forgetting urdu: An Interview with Zehra Naqvi – Interview by Rachel Thomspon for Room, July 2017

 “Critical Muslim Voices and The Elections”: A Conversation with Hasan Alam – The Talon, October 2015

Spoken Word

“Migration” – Performed at Rio Theatre for the 2012 Hullabaloo Indies Finals