Evolution in literature is because of those writers and authors who present their perspective of life, in their words, with their narrations. It is because of this thought and introspection that the author not only progresses in his or her quest to become better but also facilitates the growth of literature. While Pakistan has been blessed with Urdu prose writers having a legendary stature continuing to mesmerise us with their words, developing authors too are learning from such greats. One such emerging author is Sheba Sultan, a life-long learner by passion and a writer by choice. She appeared on Pakistan’s literary facade three years ago with her collection of English short stories, ‘The Room in the Mausoleum’. On Saturday, February 15, 2018, Sheba Sultan launched her first Urdu book, a collection of short stories titled, Daldal kay paa” published by Academy Bazyaft, Karachi. The launch ceremony was presided over by Dr Pirzada Qasim Raza. Other notables who attended at spoke at the event included Hamra Khalique, Akhlaq Ahmed, Haseena Moin, Professor Haroon Rasheed and Razza Sarohi. Also present was Mr Mubeen Mirza, a renowned poet, editor and Managing Director, Academy Bazyaft. Mr. Nadeem Zafar Siddiqi, Executive Director, Arts Council […]

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