The Light: A History of the Movement for Progressive Literature in the Indo-Pakistan Subcontinent (Hardcover)

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By Sajjad Zaheer, Amina Azfar (Translator)
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Sajjad Zaheer (1905-1973) was one of the main architects of the Progressive Movement in Literature in pre-Partition India. Light, his account of this movement, which transformed Urdu literature, contains many fascinating portraits of the leading writers of the time--Tagore, Premchand, and Faiz.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780195471557
ISBN-10: 0195471555
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication Date: May 1st, 2006
Pages: 350
Language: English