Anisur Rahman (19)

1950   |   Delhi

Anisur Rahman (b.1950) is a poet, translator and literary critic. Formerly a Professor of English at Jamia Millia Islamia, a Central University in New Delhi, he is currently Senior Advisor at Rekhta Foundation, the world’s largest website on Urdu language, literature, and culture <www.rekhta.org>. He has worked and published in the areas of Comparative, Translation, Urdu, and Postcolonial Studies with special reference to the literatures of South Asia, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. He has to his credit four books authored by him, six edited/co-edited volumes, and two collections of Urdu poetry in English translation. His most recent publications include Earthenware: Sixty Poems (Rubric Publishing 2018), In Translation: Positions and Paradigms (OrientBlackswan, 2019), Hazaaron Khwahishein Aisi: The Wonderful World of Urdu Ghazals (HarperCollins, 2019) and Socioliterary Cultures in South Asia (Niyogi Books, 2019). His collection of Urdu Poetry in English translation entitled A Garden of All Senses: Five Centuries of Best Urdu Poetry is due for publication in late 2021.

Professor Rahman has also been an academic administrator. He has served as Head, Department of English; Dean, Students Welfare; Director, Centre for Coaching and Career Planning; and Registrar, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. He has been a Shastri Fellow at the University of Alberta, Canada (2001-2002) and a Visiting Scholar at Purdue University, USA (2007).
Email: <anis.jamia@gmail.com>

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Al-Meezan

Zafar Habib

2016

Dhoop Ke Musafir

Shabbir Hasan

2012

Ehtesab-e-Fikr-o-Nazar

Mushtaque Ahmad

2014

Ek Nao Kaghzi

Obaidur Rahman

2010

Fankaran-e-Bihar

Zafar Habib

2016

Ghalib Ke Ghar Shadi

Manzoor Usmani

2012

Inamullah Khan Yaqeen : Ahd Aur Shairi

Zahidul Haque

2007

Irtisam

Kausar Mazhari

2017

Jazair Andman-o-Neekobar : Mazi Ta Haal

M. Ahmad Mujtaba

2016

Khayyam Shanasi

Akhlaq Ahmad Ahan

2017

Kuch Science Se

Obaidur Rahman

2003

Mahboob Ke Aza-e-Raisa

Manzoor Usmani

2006

Meezan-e-Sukhan

Mushtaque Ahmad

2014

Mubahase-o-Muhakame

Abuzar Hashmi

2015

Pas-e-Arz-e-Hunar

Sultan Akhtar

2016

Science Sab Ke Liye

Obaidur Rahman

2007

Soch Abshar

Obaidur Rahman

2007

Tanqeed Aur Tafheem

Zafar Habib

2015

Urdu Adab, New Delhi

  

2018