A poet, writer, translator, and teacher by profession, Inaam Nadeem has eight books to his credit including a volume of ghazals. His first book Dar-e-Khawab received the Aks-e-Khushbu Poetry Prize in 2003. He has translated many English novels into Urdu including Omar Hamid Shahid’s The Prisoner and Rabisankar Bal’s Dozakhnama and A Mirrored Life. He has also translated and edited a volume of short stories by renowned Hindi fiction writer Bhisham Sahni. His literary essays and articles about music are published frequently. He has also compiled an anthology about Asif Farrukhi, selected storied of Zakia Mashhadi, and complete works of poet Akbar Masoom. His latest book is a research-based anthology of Urdu prose poems in Pakistan. Inaam Nadeem lives in Karachi and is Assistant Professor at Habib University, Karachi.