South Asia Institute
South Asia Institute

Urdu Satire Reading

Wed, October 8, 2008 | WCH 4.118

6:00 PM

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.

Sponsored by: Hindi Urdu Flagship

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