Modern Poetry of Pakistan (Pakistani Literature Series) by Iftikhar Arif,Waqas Khwaja

By Iftikhar Arif,Waqas Khwaja

Modern Poetry of Pakistan brings jointly no longer one yet many poetic traditions indigenous to Pakistan, with 142 poems translated from seven significant languages, six of them local (Baluchi, Kashmiri, Panjabi, Pashto, Seraiki, and Sindhi) and one nationwide (Urdu). amassing the paintings of forty-two poets and fifteen translators, this ebook finds a society riven through ethnic, type, and political differences—but additionally a gorgeous and really nationwide literature, with paintings either classical and glossy, belonging to an identical tradition and sharing a number of the related matters and perceptions.

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