Essay

The poets and the feminist

Print edition : January 24, 2014

Atiya Fyzee Rahamin. Photo: Illustration: V.S. WASSON

This book contains letters and poems of Mohammad Iqbal that were in the personal posession of Atiya Begum.

The original English translation of Atiya Fyzee's journal written in Urdu during her sojourn in the West.

January 4, 2014, marks 47 years since Atiya Fyzee Rahamin's death and her bequest to the Karachi municipal corporation, and 137 years since her birth; but neither all the time, nor all the changes and progress has produced the courage that would be needed to reclaim her legacy.
    This article is closed for comments.
    Please Email the Editor