Irfan Aslam

NON-FICTION: A WOMAN AHEAD OF HER TIMES

NON-FICTION: A WOMAN AHEAD OF HER TIMES

Malika Pukhraj’s autobiography was first published in translation in India. It has now finally been published in its original... Published 13 Jun, 2021 07:05am
Nostalgic scent of old books

Nostalgic scent of old books

Old Anarkali’s Pratap Street left with two booksellers after closure of two dozen bookshops. Updated 14 Feb, 2021 08:08am
FICTION: THE CEREBRAL EXPERIENCE

FICTION: THE CEREBRAL EXPERIENCE

An English translation of Mirza Athar Baig’s surreal 2014 Urdu novel stays true to its source, bridging the gap betwe... Published 19 Apr, 2020 06:20am
FESTIVAL: PAMUK AND PERSEVERANCE

FESTIVAL: PAMUK AND PERSEVERANCE

Despite being forced to close early on all three days and the organisers’ efforts to keep the agenda apolitical... Published 01 Mar, 2020 07:05am
NON-FICTION: SILENCED HISTORIES

NON-FICTION: SILENCED HISTORIES

Revisiting 1971 in Bangladesh, Pakistan and India shows how people remember the conflict and how states influence those Published 05 Jan, 2020 09:10am
FEATURE: THE DAMMED BOOKS

FEATURE: THE DAMMED BOOKS

The ban on import of books from India is having a disastrous effect, not only on the business of bookshops, but also on Published 17 Nov, 2019 07:19am