The author believes all human collectives are oppressive in some ways and uses writing to create tiny fissures of freedom whenever and wherever possible.
Cormac McCarthy’s unyielding journey from poverty to literary stardom illuminates the depths of the human experience
Martin Amis’s is an unforgettable voice that will continue to resonate even in death
Muhammad Saleem Sethi’s translation of Mantiq ul-Tair from Persian into Urdu is both attentive and poetic
To celebrate the bicentennial of Dostoyevsky one needs to think of death – or the execution that almost took place
Lahore has not figured out what kind of modernity it needs. In that aspect, it will continue to increase concrete and reduce greenery
With most things taking a turn for the worse in 2020, the year was apparently not too bad for writers of Pakistani origin
Online teaching is no replacement for the real thing
Silence or solitude, writers often find the late hours to be their best friends
A few of the people who represented significant political and cultural changes taking place in the 21st century in arts, identity, religion and...
Snowden tells the story of his life, the mass surveillance system that he helped build, and the reasons that drove him to try to bring it down