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Ali Akbar Natiq

Ali Akbar Natiq





Lecturer
School of Creative Arts
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Ali Akbar Natiq is a celebrated Urdu poet, story writer and novelist enjoying a global fame. His first collection of poetry “Bewaqeen Bastion Main “appeared in 2010 followed by a book of short stories “Qaim Deen” published by Oxford Press in 2012. Penguin India published the English version of the aforementioned collection of the short stories in 2014 titled “what will you give for this beauty?” Whereas in 2013 he also came up with another book of poems “Yaqqot kay Warq. International Literary magazine Garanta also published his story “Masons Hand” in 2012. His Last published work was a novel “Naulakhi Kothi” which is being translated in English and is expected to be published by Penguin India and America. Some of his short stories are being staged in Mumbai under Prithvi Theater. These days Ali Akbar Natiq is working on publishing two more books one regarding poetry and other short stories. Like his previous poetry works both of his upcoming poetry collections are being translated in Hindi, German and English by Jagarnath Publishing, India. Beside poetry and fiction Ali Akbar Natiq is also wiring a critical account on Alama Muhammad Iqbal Poetry and a book aiming at discussing the critical aspects of the art of versification.