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Sadequain and Albert Camus

Brief discussion of Sadequain’s suite of illustrations for Albert Camus’ seminal novel L’Etranger. Continue reading

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Chughtai’s Etchings, Editions of a Master

During Asian Art in London Grosvenor Gallery are holding an exhibition of etchings by the renowned Pakistani artist Abdur Rahman Chughtai.  The show features sixteen different works, including editions of the iconic etchings Holy Man, Kashmiri Woodcutter and Endless Horizon, … Continue reading

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Faiz Ahmed Faiz Centenary Celebration at SOAS

On the 17th September the Khalili lecture theatre at SOAS in London was packed with an audience there to celebrate the centenary of the birth of Faiz Ahmed Faiz, one of Pakistan’s most famous poets and intellectuals. Presentations and readings … Continue reading

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