Tariq Shah author of the book Whiteout Conditions

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Tariq Shah


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ABOUT the author

Tariq Shah is the author of Whiteout Conditions, a debut novel. Born and raised in Illinois, Shah writes fiction and poetry, and has work appearing or forthcoming in JubilatHeavy Feather ReviewNo, Dear MagazineANMLY (fka Drunken Boat)GravelBlazeVox, and other publications. From 2007-2009, he served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Mozambique, and he holds an MFA in Creative Writing from St. Joseph's College in Brooklyn, where he now teaches. His chapbook, heart assist device, was a finalist for the 2019 no, dear/small anchor press chapbook series.
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Twitter: @tariqshwa
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Whiteout Conditions by Tariq ShahWhiteout Conditions
"Ant is borderline obsessed with funerals, likening the events to weddings as gatherings he looks forward to. Yet, when a childhood friend passes, Ant’s veneer starts to crumble. Weirdly funny, Whiteout Conditions tracks Ant and his friend Vince as they make their way through Chicogoland’s suburbs, which, in Shah’s telling, are as harrowing as any arctic climate."
—Wendy J. Fox, BuzzFeed


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