INDEX OF Fiction writer

Selected poetry of hundreds of poets

Known for his songs and poems of deep social consciousness; also a translator of Punjabi poetry

Most outstanding Pakistani, Progressive poet. Also counted among leading fiction-writers. Edited an important literary magazine Funoon.

A prominent ghazal poet from Pakistan, known for his novel perception of human emotions

Known for his emotional intensity tinged with irony

Prominent Pakistani poet and fiction writer

One of the earliest fiction writers in Urdu, known for his stories of Indian life and living and drawing upon myths. Also known as a translator of early Hindi poetry in Urdu.

Well-known poet, story writer and translator, also known for her translations of modern Arabic stories

One of the leading modern poets and short story writer, who made outstanding contribution to modern Urdu Nazm in India.

Young poet and story writer from Pakistan.

Woman poet from Pakistan, known for strong feminist and anti-establishment leanings.

Film-maker, lyricist and fiction writer. Famous for his tele-serial on Mirza Ghalib. Recipient of Sahitya Academy and Dada Sahab Phalke award.

Film writer, lyrcist and poet. Famous for co-writing films like "Sholay" & "Deewar".

Kumar Pashi

1935 -1992 Delhi

Prominent modernist poet who also edited a literary Magazine 'Satoor'

Prominent among first generation of modernist poets, very close to Miraji

Noted journalist, novelist and poet

Translator, Storyteller and poet, Known for his book Fasana-e-Azad

Noted poet and fiction writer from south India.

Prominent Pakstani fiction writer; received Adamji award for her novel "Aabla Paa".

Prominent modernist poet known for experimentation in language and expression

Nazm poet living in USA / Known for views against ghazal poetry

Prominent scholar, linguist, translator and poet who rendered Oxford Dictionary into Urdu

Prominent pgressive story writer, poet and playwright.