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Abubakar Adam Ibrahim is the author of the short story collection, Dreams and Assorted Nightmares, and the novel Season of Crimson Blossoms, which won the NLNG Nigerian Prize for Literature and has been translated into several languages including French, German and Tamil. It follows his debut short story collection, The Whispering Trees, which explored the fantastical and ordinary to capture colourful Nigerian lives. It was shortlisted for the prestigious Caine Prize for African Writing and the Etisalat prize for Literature.
Abubakar is also the recipient of the Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling, the BBC African Performance Prize and several writing fellowships and residencies around the world.