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Popular short story writer, novelist and playwright, known for his romantic style of rendition
Noted fiction writer and playwright from Pakistan.
A prominent scholar, author, translator, and novelist of twentieth century. Had a keen eye on the socio-cultural life of Lucknow.
Prominent fiction writer, celebrated for his novel "Udaas Naslein".
Story writer and novelist; known for his stories on social issues; also a recipient of Sahitya Akademi award.
Prominent journalist and short story writer, known for his autobiography "Jo Yaad Rahaa".
Known for his acute observations of social realities among the contemporary fiction writers and their representation in his fiction.
Well-known fiction writer and translator from Pakistan; witnessed the travails of Partition and made it the subject of his writings.
One of the younger story writers.
One of the contemporary story writers; wrote on issues relating to day-today life.
Prominent modernist poet, story writer, one of the first poets to write prose poems; also edited important journal "Tashkeel".
One the prominent short fiction writers from Pakistan, known for writing symbolic stories around the issues of political suppression.
Well known fiction writer, acknowledged for his stories on weaker sections of society.
Noted fiction writer on contemporary social issues.
Noted progressive critic, linguist, and story writer; also translated literary works from Bangla and English.
Prominent critic ,scholar, fiction writer and poet also known for his romantic poetry.
Well-known story writer, playwright and critic, known for his story “Mela Ghoomani”
Noted fiction writer from Pakistan; known for writing on women’s issues.
Well-known fiction writer, poet and critic; wrote novels in the backdrop of Lucknow’s cultural life
Known for her stories of deeper social concerns
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