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Book Title: Tazkira / تذکرہ|
Date of issue: 2012
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The author of the book: Intizar Hussain
Format files: PDF
The size of the: 32.83 MB
Edition: Maktaba Jamia Limited, Delhi
Read full description of the books Tazkira / تذکرہ:A novel about a family that left India for Pakistan in the aftermath of the Partition.
"The protagonist of Intizar Hussain's novel Tazkira (1987) is a hapless muhajir, or refugee, in Lahore, Pakistan in the period shortly after the 1947 Partition of India, which witnessed the pell-mell transfer of Hindus and Sikhs to India and Muslims to Pakistan. He writes that while others were busy seizing abandoned sites in which to live, he was unable to feel at home anywhere." - Naveeda Khan in 'The Acoustics of Muslim Striving: Loudspeaker Use in Ritual Practice in Pakistan'
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Read information about the authorIntizar Hussain was an Urdu and English language Pakistani writer of short stories, novels, poetry, columns and non-fiction.
He belatedly saw worldwide recognition when he was shortlisted among 10 others for the Man Booker International Prize in 2013 and was awarded France's Ordre des Arts et des Lettres a year later. He was one of the leading literary figures of Pakistan.
He was given the highest literary award Kamal-e-Fun Award from Pakistan Academy of Letters in 1998. In 2007 he received the Pakistani civil award Sitara-e-Imtiaz and a lifetime achievement award at the Lahore Literary Festival in September 2014.
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