Fasi Zaka
Fasi Zaka (born 9 October 1976) is a television host, satirist, political columnist, radio talk show host, music critic, academic and Rhodes Scholar in Pakistan. He is recognized for a successful pres...
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Attash Durrani
Prof. Dr. Attash Durrani, T.I. (Urdu: عطش درانی‎)(born 22 January 1952) is a Pakistani linguist, researcher, critic and author. He has written many books in Urdu and English and has received...
Abul Khair Kashfi
Muhammad Abul Khair Kashfi (Urdu: سید محمد ابو الخیر کشفی) was a Pakistani author, researcher, critic, linguist and scholar of Urdu literature and linguistics.
He remained associated with the Univ...
Jon Elia
Jaun Elia (Urdu: جون ایلیا‎, 14 December 1931 – 8 November 2002) was a Pakistani Urdu-language poet, philosopher, biographer, and scholar. He was the brother of journalist and psychoanalyst...
Iftikhar Arif
Iftikhar Hussain Arif (Urdu: افتخار حسین عارف‎) commonly known as Iftikhar Arif (ur) (b. 21 March 1943 Lucknow) is an Urdu poet, scholar and littérateur from Pakistan. His style is romantic ...
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Nadeem F. Paracha
Nadeem Farooq Paracha (Urdu: ندیم فاروق پراچہ‎), (born 6 February 1967, in Karachi), is a left-liberal, Pakistani journalist, cultural critic, satirist, and short story writer.
His fathe...
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Waheed Qureshi
Waheed Qureshi (Urdu: وحید قریشی) (14 February 1925 – 17 October 2009) was a noted linguist, critic, writer, researcher, educationalist and scholar of Urdu literature and oriental languages from Pakis...
NFP clones
NFP Clones is a term used by many Pakistani pop artists to describe a number of new music critics influenced by the country's controversial journalist and writer, Nadeem F. Paracha.Though many recent ...
Sahar Ansari
Professor Sahar Ansari, TI (Urdu: سحر انصاری) is an Urdu poet, critic, and scholar of Urdu literature and linguistics from Pakistan. He remained associated with the University of Karachi as Professor ...
Muhammad Umar Memon
Muhammad Umar Memon (Urdu: محمد عمر میمن) Professor Emeritus of Urdu Literature and Arabic Studies,(University of Wisconsin–Madison), Memon is an accomplished scholar, translator, poet, Urdu Short Sto...
Majnun Gorakhpuri
Ahmad Siddiq, knows by his pen name Majnun Gorakhpuri (Urdu:احمد صدیق مجنوں گورکھپوری), was an Urdu short story (Afsana) writer, poet and literary critic.
Ahmad Siddiq, known as Majnun Gorakhpuri,...
Razia Butt
Razia Butt (Urdu رضیہ بٹ) was a Urdu novelist and playwright from Pakistan. Her novels typically have strong female protagonists, and have been dramatised in movies and television plays.
Born Razi...
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Fawzia Afzal-Khan
Originally from Pakistan, Fawzia Afzal-Khan (Urdu: فوزیہ افضل خان) is a professor of English and director of Women and Gender Studies Program at Montclair State University. Afzal-Khan received her BA...
Ahmad Nadeem Qasmi
Ahmad Nadeem Qasmi (Urdu: احمد ندیم قاسمی‎) born Ahmad Shah Awan(Urdu: احمد شاہ اعوان‎) on 20 November 1916 – died 10 July 2006, was an Urdu and English language Pakistani poet, jo...
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Ashfaq Ahmed
Ashfaq Ahmed (Urdu: اشفاق احمد‎; 22 August 1925 – 7 September 2004) was a writer, playwright and broadcaster from Pakistan. He authored several books in Urdu. His works included novels, shor...
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Naheed Qasimi
Naheed Qasimi (Urdu: ڈاكٹر ناہید قا سمی ) is a Pakistani writer and literary critic. She serves as Head of the Department of Urdu, Samnabad College, Lahore. She is author of several books of literary...
Khurshid Rizvi
Khurshid Rizvi is a Pakistani scholar, poet, linguist, and historian of Arabic languages and literature.He is an Adjunct Faculty in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences of the Lahore Unive...
Jameel Jalibi
Muhammad Jameel Khan (Urdu: محمد جمیل خان) is a noted linguist, critic, writer, and scholar of Urdu literature and linguistics from Pakistan. He was Vice-Chancellor at the University of Karachi.
J...
Tariq Rahman
Tariq Rahman is a Pakistani academic, columnist and intellectual. Currently based in Lahore, he is author of many books and other publications, mainly in the field of linguistics. He has been awarded ...
Mumtaz Mufti
Mumtaz Mufti (Urdu: ممتاز مفتی) (September 11, 1905 – October 27, 1995), was a writer from Pakistan.
Mumtaz Mufti was born in Batala, Punjab (now in India). He was a son of Muhammad Hussain ...
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Moinuddin Aqeel
Moinuddin Aqeel (Urdu: معین الدین عقیل) (b. 25 June 1946) is an author, critic being a scholar of Urdu literature and [from Pakistan, who served the University of Karachi as Professor and chairman of ...
Rasheed Amjad
Rasheed Amjad (Urdu: ڈاکٹر رشید امجد) is a prominent Urdu fiction writer, critic and scholar. He was born on 5 March 1940 in Srinagar, Indian state of Kashmir but migrated to Pakistan after independen...
Hasan Askari
Muhammad Hasan Askari (Urdu: محمد حسن عسکری) (1978–1919) was a scholar, critic, writer and linguist of modern Urdu.Askari was born on 5 November 1919 in a village in Bulandshahr District, in western U...
Abul Lais Siddiqui
Abul Lais Siddiqui (Urdu: ابو اللیث صدیقی) is an author, researcher, critic, linguist and scholar of Urdu literature and linguistics from Pakistan.
He remained associated with the University of Ka...
Masood Ashraf Raja
Originally from Pakistan, Masood Ashraf Raja (Urdu: مسعود اشرف راجہ) is an Associate Professor of Postcolonial literature and Theory at the University of North Texas and the editor of Pakistaniaat: A ...
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