Dr. Martha Selby, Chair 120 INNER CAMPUS DR STOP G9300 WCH 4.134 78712-1251 • 512-471-5811
Urdu Satire Reading
Wed, October 8, 2008 • 6:00 PM • Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)
Mujtaba Hussain is a prolific and critically acclaimed Urdu journalist and creative writer. Over the past forty years he has produced fifteen volumes of incisive, humorous journalism and creative writing. His work has been widely translated into English, Hindi and various other regional languages of India. In 2007, he received a Padma Shree, India's prestigious presidential award, for his contributions to Urdu literature.