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Harris Khalique

NARRATIVE ARC: THE EGALITARIAN NAWAB

NARRATIVE ARC: THE EGALITARIAN NAWAB

The grey, but welcoming café and bar at the Institute of Education in London was a regular haunt of Professor Amin... Updated Aug 01, 2017 12:55pm
NARRATIVE ARC: REQUIEMS FOR PAIN

NARRATIVE ARC: REQUIEMS FOR PAIN

I could feel the weight of betrayal and loss, remorse and sadness, after watching The Wind That Shakes the Barley,... Published Jul 16, 2017 07:38am
NARRATIVE ARC: FAMILIAL KNOTS

NARRATIVE ARC: FAMILIAL KNOTS

When Faisal Buzdar first mentioned Ghachar Ghochar as a novel not to be missed, a couplet by Sufi Tabassum started... Published Jul 09, 2017 07:00am
NARRATIVE ARC: OUR UNITARY OBSESSIONS

NARRATIVE ARC: OUR UNITARY OBSESSIONS

If what was reported in this newspaper a few weeks ago regarding Mohsin Hamid speaking at an event in Lahore is... Published Jun 25, 2017 11:31pm
NARRATIVE ARC: THE MASTER WORDSMITH

NARRATIVE ARC: THE MASTER WORDSMITH

In our case where history is not taught in schools, it is through our great poets and fiction-writers that we become Updated May 28, 2017 07:10am
NARRATIVE ARC: CELEBRATING IGNORANCE

NARRATIVE ARC: CELEBRATING IGNORANCE

I took to the habit of underlining the text and scribbling in the margins while reading a book a little late in ... Updated May 07, 2017 10:33am
NARRATIVE ARC: ANDERSON’S FROGS

NARRATIVE ARC: ANDERSON’S FROGS

Soon after I had witnessed people dying and killing for a new ethnicity being forged, a new nationalism being born, ... Updated Apr 30, 2017 07:05am
NARRATIVE ARC: The Quiet Pensman

NARRATIVE ARC: The Quiet Pensman

It was 2001 and Islamabad was a little unnerving for someone who had not just lived in big cities, but also ... Updated Apr 07, 2017 07:36pm
NARRATIVE ARC: Will they ever learn?

NARRATIVE ARC: Will they ever learn?

At a time when Recep Tayyep Erdogan plans to hold a referendum in Turkey to expand his presidential powers, and... Published Mar 26, 2017 07:18am
NARRATIVE ARC: The luxury of choosing

NARRATIVE ARC: The luxury of choosing

In the winter of 2015, upon her return to Ireland after finishing a residency with writers and poets from 30-odd... Published Mar 19, 2017 08:05am