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Author, critic, and translator M. ASADUDDIN writes on syncretic cultural traditions in India, literature, and language politics. He is currently Dean, Faculty of Humanities and Languages, and former director, Centre for Comparative Religions and Civilizations. He was Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence at Rutgers University, New Jersey, 2008–2009, and a Charles Wallace Trust Fellow at the British Centre for Literary Translation at the University of East Anglia, Norwich, 2000. He has lectured at the universities of Delhi, Kolkata, Dhaka, Paris, Oxford, Cambridge, East Anglia, Chicago, Rutgers, New York, St. Louis, North Carolina, and Wisconsin. Among his twenty books are Image and Representation: Stories of Muslim Lives in India (with Mushirul Hasan), Filming Fiction: Tagore, Premchand and Ray, Premchand in World Languages: Translation, Reception and Cinematic Representations, and Premchand: The Complete Short Stories. He has received the Katha Award, Dr A. K. Ramanujan Award, Sahitya Akademi Award, and Crossword Book Award. MUSHARRAF ALI FAROOQI is the author of Between Clay and Dust (finalist, the Man Asia Literary Prize, 2012), The Story of a Widow (finalist, the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature, 2008; longlisted for the IMPAC/Dublin Literary Prize), and other novels. He is the translator, among other works, of the epic, The Adventures of Amir Hamza and Hoshruba. Farooqi is the editor of the Online Urdu Thesaurus and founder of the Storykit Program. He is a Harvard University Fellow.                                                                                                                     

About the Author

SYED MUHAMMAD ASHRAF is an Urdu novelist and short-story writer of great distinction. He has written two novels and several collections of short stories. Some of his stories have been translated into English and other languages. He has received the Sahitya Akademi Award and several other awards.                                                  

Product details

  • Publisher : Aleph Book Company (10 September 2020); Rupa Publications India, 7/16, Ansari Road, New Delhi 110002
  • Language : English
  • Hardcover : 224 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 9389836204
  • ISBN-13 : 978-9389836202
  • Item Weight : 270 g
  • Dimensions : 20.3 x 25.4 x 4.7 cm
  • Country of Origin : India

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