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Harris Khalique

NARRATIVE ARC: BREAKING THE SILENCE

NARRATIVE ARC: BREAKING THE SILENCE

Since being introduced to her at a rather early age, I have always felt proximity with Jamila Hashmi’s works of... Published Feb 11, 2018 06:38am
NARRATIVE ARC: MIR AND MANTO

NARRATIVE ARC: MIR AND MANTO

Whenever it seems impossible to make sense of the actions and events around me, I take refuge in the verse of Mir... Published Jan 21, 2018 07:03am
NARRATIVE ARC: POETRY AND RHETORIC

NARRATIVE ARC: POETRY AND RHETORIC

The appreciation of our poetics oscillates between rhetoric and rhapsody. For some great poets, such as Mirza... Published Jan 07, 2018 07:01am
NARRATIVE ARC: THE TENTH HOUSE

NARRATIVE ARC: THE TENTH HOUSE

Ahmed Shah has Mars in his 10th house. He has taken along with him the institution that he has run for over a decade... Published Dec 31, 2017 07:05am
NARRATIVE ARC: QASMI’S STATURE

NARRATIVE ARC: QASMI’S STATURE

For Ahmed Nadeem Qasmi, it was difficult all along. He was writing verse in the times of Noon Meem Rashid, Majeed... Published Dec 24, 2017 07:03am
NARRATIVE ARC: UNFAIRLY COMPARED

NARRATIVE ARC: UNFAIRLY COMPARED

When some flamboyant journalist or dim-witted commentator takes the stage and audaciously announces the futility of... Published Dec 10, 2017 07:01am
NARRATIVE ARC: THE FANON OF SINDH

NARRATIVE ARC: THE FANON OF SINDH

Frantz Fanon enjoys a special place in the minds and hearts of thinkers and activists belonging to the developing... Published Nov 19, 2017 06:49am
NARRATIVE ARC: THE SONGS WE SING

NARRATIVE ARC: THE SONGS WE SING

It was a cold and misty Islamabad morning some 15 years ago when a friend wanted me to drive him to a posh... Published Oct 29, 2017 06:06am
NARRATIVE ARC: SIR SYED IN THE DOCK

NARRATIVE ARC: SIR SYED IN THE DOCK

As we approach the second birth centenary of Sir Syed Ahmad Khan, he is being criticised to the extent of being... Published Oct 08, 2017 06:38am
NARRATIVE ARC: MUDDLING THE LINES

NARRATIVE ARC: MUDDLING THE LINES

Art has the large embrace and inherent capacity to divulge complex emotions. It can rise above the mundane to make ... Published Oct 01, 2017 04:25am