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F I C T I O N    &    F O R T H C O M I N G       

*Let’s Play Dead
           The Paris Review, 2020.

*The Women, Before & After
           PRISM International, 2019.

*The Skin of a Teenage Boy Is Not Alive
           Nightmare Magazine, 2019.

*Ahura Yazda, The Great Extraordinary
           Lightspeed Magazine, 2019.

*Nothing To Fear, Nothing To Fear
           Uncanny Magazine, 2019.

*The Glow-in-the-Dark Girls
           Strange Horizons, 2018.

*Where The City Ends
           Augur Magazine, 2018.


Senaa Ahmad’s short fiction appears in The Paris Review, Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2021, Pushcart Prize XLVI, Best Canadian Stories 2021, and The Gollancz Book of South Asian Science Fiction Vol. 2. In 2018, she attended the six-week Clarion Writers Workshop as the Octavia Butler Scholar. She’s received the generous support of the Canada Council for the Arts, the Ontario Arts Council, the Toronto Arts Council, and the Speculative Literature Foundation. Her work was a finalist for the National Magazine Award for Fiction and won the 2019 Sunburst Award for Short Fiction. She’s working on a short story collection.