Shazea Quraishi

Shazea Quraishi is a Pakistani-born poet, translator and facilitator of poetry and translation workshops.

Her collection The Art of Scratching was published by Bloodaxe in 2015, and she is currently adapting her chapbook, The Courtesans Reply (flipped eye, 2012) into a stage play. Shazea is a trustee on the Board of English PEN, has worked with its outreach programme since 2010, and also teaches at the Poetry School.