Volume 18
2003


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Editorial
M.U. Memon

Memorial Page

In Memoriam: When Comes Such Another? Al-e Ahmad Suroor
(1911-2002)

Rakhshanda Jalil

Ghalib's Delhi: A Shamelessly Revisionist Look at Two Popular Metaphors
C.M. Naim

River of Fire: Critiquing the Ideology of History (Student Paper)
Liyanage Amarakeerthi

The West in the Nineteenth-Century Imagination: Some Reflections on the Transition from a Persianate Knowledge System to the Template of Urdu and English
M. Asaduddin

Politics, Public Issues and the Promotion of Urdu Literature: Avadh Akhbar, the First Urdu Daily in Northern India
Ulrike Stark

Master Ramchandra of Delhi College: Teacher, Journalist, and Cultural Intermediary
Gail Minault

The Delhi Urdu Akhbar Between Persian Akhbarat and English Newspapers
Margrit Pernau

Statistical Approach to the Debate on Urdu and Hindi (Student Paper)
Stanislav Martynyuk


On Reading Two Recent Stories of Naiyer Masud
Mehr Afshan Farooqi

Snake Catcher
Naiyer Masud Tr. by Muhammad Umar Memon

Resting Place
Naiyer Masud Tr. by Muhammad Umar Memon

Epistle
Naiyer Masud Tr. by Muhammad Umar Memon

Ganjefa
Naiyer Masud Tr. by Muhammad Umar Memon

Custody
Naiyer Masud Tr. by Muhammad Umar Memon

Weather Vane
Naiyer Masud Tr. by Muhammad Umar Memon

The Heir
Naiyer Masud Tr. by Mehr Afshan Farooqi

Allam and Son
Naiyer Masud Tr. by Muhammad Umar Memon

The Big Garbage Dump

Naiyer Masud Tr. by Muhammad Umar Memon

Anandi
Ghulam Abbas Tr. by G.A. Chaussee

Sleep
Intizar Husain Tr. by Rakhshanda Jalil

Forest
Ikramullah Tr. by Faruq Hassan and Muhammad Umar Memon

Tree
Tasadduq Sohail Tr. by Muhammad Umar Memon

The Dressing Table
Shamoel Ahmad Tr. by M. Asaduddin

Winter Moonlight
Ghulam Abbas Tr. by Mehr Afshan Farooqi

Nameplate
Tariq Chhatari Tr. by M. Asaduddin

The Line
Tariq Chhatari Tr. by Rakhshanda Jalil

A Night's Paradise
Fayyaz Rafat Tr. by Rakhshanda Jalil

The Last Show

Mazhar-Uz-Zaman Khan Tr. by Rakhshanda Jalil

The Spirits of Shah Alam Camp

Asghar Wajahat Tr. by Rakhshanda Jalil

    Remembering Baji: The Journey to Goodar ka La‘l

    Tahira Naqvi

A Selection from Goodar ka La‘l (A Jewel Among Rags)
Valida Afzaal Ali (Akbari Begum) Tr. by Tahira Naqvi

    Ajeeb Aadmi—An Introduction

    
Tahira Naqvi

A Strange Man
Ismat Chughtai Tr. by Tahira Naqvi

Poems
Muhammad Iqbal Tr.by M.A.R. Habib

Poems
Munibur Rahman Tr. by Baidar Bakht, Leslie Lavigne and Naqi Hussain Jafri

Poems
Parveen Shakir Tr. by Mahmudul Hasani

The Pharaohs of Urdu
Munshi Premchand Tr. by C.M. Naim

Nazir Ahmad's Letter to His Son
Nazir Ahmad Tr. by Ralph Russell

Circle
Intizar Husain Tr. by Rakhshanda Jalil

Between Me and The Story

Intizar Husain Tr. by Rakhshanda Jalil

The Death of Shahrazad

Intizar Husain Tr. by Rakhshanda Jalil

The Fall of Baghdad
Azeem Beg Chughtai Tr. by Azhar Abidi

Dogs
Pitras Bukhari Tr. by Mohammad Gill and Muhammad Umar Memon



Workshop on Urdu Language Instruction: Report
Brian Spooner

Editor's Note

Letters
Salman Khurshid

Welcome Address
Salman Khurshid

Valedictory Address
Sonia Gandhi

Statement of Consensus
Ather Farouqui

Urdu in India, Education and Muslims—A Trinity Without a Church

Syed Shahabuddin

Modernity in Urdu Poetry and the Enigma of Miraji
Mehr Afshan Farooqi

Shadam az Zindagi-e Khish
Ralph Russell

Plushe Muskaraa'o
Fahmida Riaz

 

 

 

 

 

 

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