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Bibi's Room

Hyderabadi Women and Twentieth-Century Urdu Prose

Nazia Akhtar

In addition to the general neglect of women writers, Urdu literary historiography in both English and Urdu has historically privileged north Indian and Pakistani writers while overlooking the many Urdus south of Bombay and Bhopal. Next to no work exists in English on the Urdu writers of Hyderabad, and only a handful of texts have been translated in...
Publish Date
2022-10-31T00:00:00.000Z
2022-10-31T00:00:00.000Z
ISBN
9789354420641
Recommendations
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Recommendations
2022-08-16T09:56:45.000Z
This book just arrived. I had the privilege of reading it in manuscript. It’s a beautifully written study of three remarkable women writers from Hyderabad.      source