Usman Malik TEDxLahore

Usman T. Malik is a Pakistani writer and medical doctor who spends his life between Orlando and Lahore. His short fiction has been reprinted in several Best of the Year anthologies including the Best American Science Fiction & Fantasy Series (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) and has been nominated for the Locus Award, the World Fantasy Award, the StorySouth Million Writers Award, and twice for the Nebula Award. In 2015 he became the first Pakistani to win the Bram Stoker Award and the following year the first South Asian to win the British Fantasy Award for Best Novella of the Year. Along with Tehseen Baweja he founded The Salam Award for Imaginative Fiction, which is in its 3rd year.