CSAS Lecture Series | The Prose Poetry of Partition: Saadat Hasan Manto’s Siyah Hashiye (Black Margins) and Formal Experimentation
Jennifer Dubrow is Associate Professor of Urdu at the University of Washington, Seattle. She is the author of Cosmopolitan Dreams: The Making of Modern Urdu Literary Culture in Colonial South Asia (University of Hawai’i Press, 2018; Permanent Black, 2019), as well as several articles on modern Urdu prose fiction. She is writing a book, currently titled Partitioned Forms, on Progressivism, modernism, and formal experimentation in Urdu fiction from the 1930s to the 1960s.
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|Event Type:||Lecture / Discussion|
|Tags:||Asia, Literature, Pakistan|
|Source:||Happening @ Michigan from Center for South Asian Studies, International Institute, Asian Languages and Cultures|
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