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The Dog of Ṭeṭvāl

Saadat Hasan Manto & Aatish Taseer

Translated from the Urdu by Aatish Taseer For some time now, the two sides had been...

Saadat Hasan Manto

Saadat Hasan Manto (1912–1955) is one of the most acclaimed short-story writers in Urdu, as well as a film and radio script-writer and journalist. He published twenty-two collections of short stories, one novel, five collections of radio plays, three collections of essays.

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Aatish Taseer

Aatish Taseer is the author of The   Way Things  Were, shortlisted for the 2016 Jan Michalski Prize for Literature, and The Temple-goers, shortlisted for the 2010 Costa First Novel Award. He is a contributing opinion writer for the International New York Times. ‘The Interpreters’ is loosely drawn from a forthcoming work of non-fiction, The Twice Born.

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