Volume 29
2014
 

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The AUS would like to thank the following individuals and institutions for their generous contributions for this issue:


PATRONS
American Institute of Pakistan Studies
Rajeev & Sonia Kinra

DONORS
S. Kamal Abdali
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Nusrat Anwar
Ian G. Bedford
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Usama Khalidi
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Moazzam Siddiqi

CONTRIBUTORS
Sajida Alvi
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Walter N. Hakala
Itrat Husain
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This Issue of the Annual

In Memoriam

Mirth and the Dust-Cloud: Remembering Varis Alvi
Riyaz Latif

articles

The English Translation of Ab-e Hayat: A Review Article
Tehsin Firaqi

Christine Everaert's Tracing the Boundaries Between Hindi and Urdu (Review Article)
Shobna Nijhawan

Transforming Obscenity into the Sublime: Hidden Sexuality in Rusva's Umra'o Jan Ada
Agnieszka Kuczkiewicz-Fras

Themes and Motifs in the Adventures of Amir Hamza (Student Paper)
Qurratulain Shirazi

Manto

Pleasure of Losing
Saadat Hasan Manto / Tr. by M.U. Memon

Recite the Kalima!
Saadat Hasan Manto / Tr. by M.U. Memon

I'm No Good for You!
Saadat Hasan Manto / Tr. by M.U. Memon

Gilgit Khan
Saadat Hasan Manto / Tr. by M.U. Memon

The Revolt of Monkeys
Saadat Hasan Manto / Tr. by M.U. Memon

Behind the Reed Stalks
Saadat Hasan Manto / Tr. by M.U. Memon

Recounting Irregular Verbs and Counting She-Goats
Muhammad Umar Memon

fiction

The Rainbow
Ghulam Abbas / Tr. by Mushtaq-ur-Rasool Bilal

poetry

Transience
Riyaz Latif / Tr. by the poet

Two Poems
Parveen Shakir / Tr. by Rehan Qayoom


Urdu

Ghazal
Ahmad Mushtaq

Napayedari
Riyaz Latif

Nazm
Saeed Naqvi

Urdu Asvat aur Imla ki Tadris, Amrika men
Muhammad Saleem Malik

Misri ki Dali ya Safed Cini Tarjuma-Nigari aur Us ke Azar
Muhammad Umar Memon

Mujh se to Aksar Kitaben Bolti Hain!
Abdullah Abdullah

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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