RIP Fahmida Riaz

The poet and scholar Fahmida Riaz passed away today. She was known for her fearlessness and her willingness to call a spade a spade and she suffered for it (including an Indian exile during the Zia regime). Here is Hasan Mujtaba’s poetic tribute to her: سربکف سارے ستارے مشعلیں اس کی آنکھوں میں جلوسوں کی […]