FRANCES W. PRITCHETT is the author of Nets of Awareness and, more recently, translator of Muhammad Husain Azad's Ab-e Hayat. She is currently Professor of Urdu and Hindi at Columbia University.

PHOTO BY M.U. MEMON (Madison) October 2002

PHOTO BY M.U. MEMON April 2003

PHOTO BY M.U. MEMON April 2003