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Asad Muhammad Khan

Contributor

Asad Muhammad Khan

Photograph: M.U. Memon.

 

Asad Muhammad Khan was born in Bhopal, India, in 1932. He now lives in Karachi, Pakistan. He has written a number of television plays and published five collections of short stories to date. The Harvest of Anger and Other Stories, a selection of his short stories in English translation, was published by Oxford University Press (Karachi) in 2002 as part of its Pakistan Writers Series.

Articles by Asad Muhammad Khan

The Man With Three Names
By Asad Muhammad Khan
He had three names: Majeeta, Majeed and Ma’i Dada. Those who called him Majeeta had given up the ghost during his lifetime. The few hoary old men who called him Majeed, or “Arey Maan Majeed,”…
Translated from Urdu by Muhammad Umar Memon