I Too Have Some Dreams: N. M. Rashed and Modernism in Urdu Poetry
Welcome! This is a resource page for my book, I Too Have Some Dreams: N. M. Rashed and Modernism in Urdu Poetry (University of California Press, 2014). Below you will find the table of contents and also links to the thirty poems in the appendix. UC Press has made the Introduction available as an excerpt.
For those of you who can understand Urdu or Hindi, you can now click the poem title below and use the language selectors in the bar above to view the poems in Urdu script and transliteration. Devanagari will bea dded soon. The appendix in the printed book has the poems in transliteration on the verso (left) side and in translation on the recto (right) side.