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Books&Authors invited some of the most well-known names of Urdu literature to share their thoughts on a writer termed the "creative conscience of the subcontinent" - Saadat Hasan Manto.

To read highlights from the discussion click here.

To listen to just the audio click play below:

[audio http://i.dawn.com/2012/05/manto-audio.mp3]

Comments (2) Closed

tim in uk
May 10, 2012 10:19am
they wasted alot of time talking about his drinking habits!
B P Singh
May 11, 2012 08:50pm
Perspicacious man, a real human being, I have acted in one of his plays in India, and truly I follow some of his writing religiously. If the mankind seriously follows his writing spirit, the world really will become a heaven! True homage and salute to a nice person "Manto"