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2017 Winners

Winner:

Congratulations to the 2017 winner:

Firuza Pastakia for her story The Universe is a Conscientious Gardener

Finalists:

The two other finalists were:

  • Saniya Kamal for her story The Last Interview of Lara Khalid
  • Nur Ibrahim for her story Against the Dust

Honorable Mentions:

  • Jawziya Zaman  – Contagion
  • Taimoor Ahmad – Noor
  • Laila Kasuri  – Balochi Bots – The Adventures of Omar Jamshed
  • Maira Asaad – Rootless
  • Faraz Talat – Symptoms of Prejudice
  • Zain Rashid Mian – The Short Life of Ali Lakri
  • Saadia Pathan – Sunless

Unfortunately, we do not have the rights to publish these stories. However, we are very hopeful that these stories will find a home soon and be available for a wide audience to enjoy!