Fictionalizing a Feminist Self: Kishwar Naheed's Buri Aurat ki Katha.

Akhter, Madihah.
2017-04-18T13:52:54.295Z

Abstract: Kishwar Naheed's Urdu poetry addresses a number of distinctly feminist themes, yet Naheed resists her public image as a feminist. By examining main themes in Naheed's autobiography, such as generational violence and chauvinistic nationalism, this thesis argues that Naheed must fictionalize a feminist self in her texts, specifically her autobiography Buri Aurat ki Katha(A Bad Woman's Stor... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of History.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011242
ID: tufts:20717
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