ZP Dala is a freelance writer and a psychologist at a school for autistic children. She is the author of What About Meera, which was the Debut Prize Winner in the Minara Aziz Hassim Literary Award in South Africa and was longlisted to the Etisalat Prize for Fiction 2015 (the most prestigious literary prize for African fiction). She was awarded second prize in the Witness True Stories of KwaZulu-Natal competition and was long-listed for the Orange Prize for short fiction. She has lived and worked in Dublin, Ireland, and currently lives in Durban, South Africa.
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