“I’m exhausted now, or rather, I think that I had already become tired a long time ago…” Story of the Week (November 21), by Naiyer Masud. Translated from Urdu by Muhammad Umar Memon.Read More
Naiyer Masud has been described as “one of the foremost short story writers in Urdu”. He has published a number of scholarly books and translations, including Urdu versions of Kafka, and was awarded the Urdu Prize of the Sahitya Akademi in 2001. Until his retirement, he worked as a Professor of Persian in Lucknow University.