Azhar Abidi i(7 works by)
Born: Established:
South Asia, South and East Asia, Asia,
Gender: Male
Arrived in Australia: 1994
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Born and raised in Pakistan, Abidi studied electrical engineering in London and then travelled through Europe (including two years in Germany) before returning to Pakistan to work as an engineer. In 1994 he migrated to Australia and continued his tertiary studies with an MBA. Following this he began work as an industry fund manager in Melbourne. Abidi has written fiction and non-fiction.

Awards for Works

Passarola Rising 2006 single work novel historical fiction
2006 finalist Melbourne Prize Best Writing Award
2006 commended FAW Christina Stead Award
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