A Portfolio of Poetry by Qudsia Akhtar

Akhtar Folio

Qudsia Akhtar is in the third year of her Creative Writing PhD at the University of Salford exploring British-Pakistani experience. Her poetry has appeared in the AcumenTower Poetry AnthologyThe Ofi PressPoetry Birmingham Literary Journal, and Wildness. Akhtar’s verse has been commissioned by the New Creatives scheme and commended in the Forward Book of Poetry 2023. Her debut collection of poems Khamoshi is out with Verve Poetry Press.