Wazir Agha: See the note inside.
Baidar Bakht: An expert in constructing bridges, he is also engaged in an ambitious program of translating modern Urdu poetry in several volumes.
Shelah S. Bhatti: Lives in Madison, Wl.
Asif Aslam Farrukhi: Short story writer; writes on Urdu literature for several English journals in Karachi.
Shamsur Rahman Faruqi: Critic and poet; founder/editor of Sabxun (Allahabad). Nida Fazli: Poet; lives in Bombay.
Faruq Hassan: Poet and critic; teaches at Dawson College, Montreal. Zahida Hena: Lives in Karachi; another story by her appeared in the AUS ^4.
Intizar Husain: Lives in Lahore; author of several novels and many volumes of short stories; Journal of South Asian Literature devoted a special issue to him, edited by M.U. Memon, in 1983.
Wayne Husted: Lives in Madison, Wl.
Muzaffar Iqbal: Has finished his first novel in Urdu which he typed using the Urdu word-processing program developed by Donald Becker; presently living in Canada and working on his second novel.
Victor G. Kiernan: Distinguished translator of Iqbal and Faiz.
Balraj Komal: Poet; recently won the Sahitya Akademi Award; teaches English in Delhi.
Leslie Lavigne: Poet; lives in Montreal.
Muhammad Umar Memon: Short story writer; teaches at the University of Wisconsin, Madison; has translated extensively from Urdu.
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