Islamabad, AUG 18 – Pakistan Academy of Letters (PAL) organized an online “Weekly Celebrations of Independence” discussion on “Freedom and Our Fiction”. Discussion Presided over by Dr Anwar Ahmad, Muhammad Hameed Shahid was the Chief Guest and Mirza was the Guest of Honor.
Dr Zia-ul-Hassan, Dr Najiba Arif and Amjad Tufail presented papers. Dr Yousuf khushk, Chairman PAL presented an introductory note. Discussion moderated by Dr Adia Tahir. Dr Anwar Ahmad said that Pakistan had geography even before it came into existence and even before the establishment of Pakistan was the identity of Pakistan.
Dr Yusuf Kushk, Chairman, PAL, thanked the participants and said that all the literature written in Pakistan has described different aspects of Tehreek-e-Pakistan. If fiction in Urdu, Punjabi, Sindhi, Pashto, Balochi and other languages is read, then every writer has described Tehreek-e-Pakistan, Qiyam-e-Pakistan instability of Pakistan in his own way. Such creative work requires thorough research.