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.
One of the remarkable women poets 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".
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".
story writer and poet
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.
Prominent new generation Pakistani poet.
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