Intizar husain basti pdf
"Intizar Husain does not live in the past, so much as he draws from it. His nostalgia is not comforting, there is that disquiet air that runs through his works, and Basti, arguably the finest novel on Partition, is no different. Distance in time often diminishes emotion, but in Husain’s case it only serves to distil it: what goes away is the. Intizar Hussain was a prominent Urdu writer, this book is an English translation of his much acclaimed book Basti. The story starts in pre-partitioned India and migrates with the characters to Pakistan. It is a story of migrants, and every kind of migrant will be able to relate to it/5(46). INTIZAR HUSSAIN BOOKS PDF -: Basti (New York Review Books Classics) (): Intizar Husain, Frances W. Pritchett, Asif Farrukhi: Books. Intizar Hussain BOOKS. Sort On.