Home Tags Naazir Mahmood articles

Tag: Naazir Mahmood articles

Raziya, Shaukat, and the PWA – Part – II – Dr...

0
By From 1948 to 1956, Raziya was alone in Lucknow taking care of her three daughters, teaching, writing and translating to earn a meagre...

Raziya, Shaukat, and the PWA – Part – I – Dr...

0
When Shaukat Kaifi died in November 2019 at the age of 93, another prominent woman of the Progressive Writers Association (PWA) movement of India,...

The Blooms, the Bard and great books – Dr Naazir Mahmood

0
In part one of this column yesterday, we started discussing Allan Bloom and Harold Bloom and their writings. In his book ‘The Closing of...

Literature, politics, and resistance: Part – III – Dr Naazir Mahmood

0
Some of my readers have wondered at my definition of resistance literature, which they find too broad and encroaching upon material that should be...

Literature, politics, and resistance: Part – II – Dr Naazir Mahmood

0
In the first part of this column yesterday, we discussed some personal accounts by political activists and leaders. My definition of resistance literature is...

Literature, politics, and resistance: Part – I – Dr Naazir Mahmood

0
As the readers of this page know, whenever possible my columns try to highlight something positive happening in this country. Mostly the focus has...

Journalism: an alternative history – Dr Naazir Mahmood

0
In this last part of the series we discuss three reports published in 2018, and one book by Dr Tauseef Ahmed Khan, ‘Pakistan mein...

Intellectually vibrant Karachi – Dr Naazir Mahmood

0
An enlightening event that this writer managed to attend during a recent visit to Karachi was the Meraj Muhammad Khan Memorial Lecture organized by...