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  SACRED FLAMES
The image was of an open book over a flame, defying the flame and remaining unscathed. A closer look showed the book to bethe Holy Qur'an. The image could be ...
Essay - Non-Fiction
 
 
  LETTER FROM KARACHI - DECEMBER 2012: PAKISTANI LITERATURE IN LONDON
For the past few months I have been reading assiduously for the DSC 2013 prize for South Asian Fiction. Quite an experience it has been too because the books were really diverse. One of the interesting aspects of the prize ...
Essay - Non-Fiction
 
 
  JAYDEEP SARANGI IN CONVERSATION WITH DAYA DISSANAYAKE
j.s.: you are the only person from sri lanka who won state literary award for english novel twice. how do you feel about this very special award? d.d.: i was the only writer from sri lanka who won the state award for the ‘best english novel’, till ...
Interview - Non-Fiction
 
 
  SHOOTING AT SHARKS
In the summer of 1966 we went by ship from East Pakistan to West Pakistan. We lived in Chittagong at the time. My father came home one evening from work and said he had a surprise.
Narrative - Non-Fiction
 
 
  LETTER FROM KARACHI - JULY 2012
This year marked the 100th birth anniversary of Sadat Hasan Manto, a towering figure in Urdu and sub-continental literature and a man who lived intensely and died young.
Essay - Non-Fiction
 
 
 
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THERE IS A LIZARD ON THIS BUS
Weary, at the end of your day, you enter an evening bus. You attach seamlessly ...
 
SHOOTING AT SHARKS
In the summer of 1966 we went by ship from East Pakistan to West Pakistan. We ...
 
 
 
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