Naheed Patel is a graduate of the MFA program at Columbia University’s School of the Arts, where she received fellowship awards for the 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 academic years.
Her writing has appeared in the New England Review, The Guardian, HuffPost, BOMB Magazine, PEN America blog, Quarterly Conversation, Asymptote Journal and Sou’wester Journal.
She received an honorable mention in Glimmer Train’s 2016 July/August Fiction Open, and was a 2015 general contributor in fiction at the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference.
Her debut novel is forthcoming from Harper Collins India in 2021.
Virtual learning freed my daughter from peer pressure and acting ‘feminine’ | The Guardian, 2020
Privilege is Political: On Madhuri Vijay’s The Far Field | BOMB Magazine, 2019
In Conversation with Avni Doshi | Scroll, 2020
Fiction: Call of the Greater Coucal | New England Review Vol 39.3