Bookmarked Musings: Persistence of Memory – Culture and Partition in Poetry of Faiz Ahmed Faiz by Salman Kureishy

In this literary essay, Salman Kureishy pays a personal tribute to Aamir Mufti’s perceptive analysis of Faiz Ahmed Faiz’s works where he talks about how the forlorn, despairing lover in the lyric poetry of Faiz Ahmed Faiz is also lamenting the loss of the composite culture of pre-Partition India.  “Poetry can repair no loss, but […]

Bookmarked Musings: Persistence of Memory – Culture and Partition in Poetry of Faiz Ahmed Faiz by Salman Kureishy