Main Raha Khud Ko Umer Bhar Darpesh: Commemorating Jaun Elia at T2F

About the Speakers:

Shahid Rassam:
Shahid is a renowned Pakistani Canadian painter and sculptor. He dabbles in writing and is considered as an activist and educationist. He is the Principal of Arts Council Central Institute of Arts and Craft, Pakistan.
Shahid has exhibited his work around the world, including the UK,USA,Canada,France, Italy,UAE,India, and Pakistan. Famous writer and art critic Dr. Akbar Naqvi has done a critical analysis of his work in his book “Sense and Insanity.”Shahid plays the bridge between various genres of art and prominent writers like, Mushtaq Ahmed Yusufi, Anwar Maqsood,Zehra Nigah,Iftikhar Arif,Kishwar Naheed, and Gulzar have praised his extraordinary contribution to the world of art.

Shakeel Adil Zada:
Shakeel Adil Zadais the author of the Bazigar Novel. He is a famous novelist and story writer in Pakistan. Shakeel Adil Zada has a unique style of writing. He was the favorite writer of the young generation in the 80s.
Shakeel Adil Zada started his career as a writer and journalist from Sub Rang digest. He was a highly qualified professional, but he gave priority to writing. He was the publisher of the Sab Rang digest. The magazine launched in 1970. Shakeel Adil Zada wrote many stories, but Bazigar Novel is one of the most favorite novels which gave him a public identity. Bazigar Novel started to post in monthly digest Sab Rang from 1975 in the episode. Later it published in regular book form.

Fazil Jamili:
Fazil Jamili is a Urdu Poet and journalist. … He is also elected member of federal executive committee of Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists. He remained Chairman of Literary Committee of Karachi Press Club for years. Fazil Jamili was born in a small village called Pind Khan Khel, near Haripur, Hazara, in 1968.

Moderator: Ajmal Siraj

Date: Sunday, 8th November 2020
Time: 5:30PM – 6:30PM
Location: Faraar Gallery, T2F.
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