About Ashfaq Hussain

Ashfaq Hussain was born in Karachi on January 1st 1951. He earned his Master's Degree in Urdu Literature from the University of Karachi in 1974. Read More...


Ashfaq's Accolades

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Ashfaq's Writings

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Ashfaq Hussain is the first North American of Pakistani origin

who received the President of Pakistan’s PRIDE OF PERFORMANCE AWARD in 2011.

Ashfaq's Books

Faiz Ek Jaiza

This is the first book written on Faiz Ahmed Faiz in Urdu language. This was also Ashfaq’s first book. It is a critical review of Faiz’s poetry. Prominent Urdu critic, Professor Mumtaz Hussain wrote a brief introduction.

1979: Aitabar

This book is the first collection of Ashfaq’s poetry. Dr. Farman Fatehpuri wrote the introduction. Professor Anjum Aazmi and Suroor Barabankvi also wrote preface of this book.

That Day Will Dawn

This book is both in Urdu and English languages. It is a compilation of Ashfaq’s poetry translated by various authors. Professor David Mathews and Dr. Mohammad Hasan wrote the preface of the book.