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Urdu Literature — Binding South Asia (Complete)

Arfa Sayeda Zehra, Frances Pritchett, Tahira Naqvi, and Azra Raza discuss Urdu literature at Asia Society's Lahore Literary Festival in New York. more

Saami Brothers Qawwal (Complete)

The classically-trained Saami Brothers perform traditional qawwali music following the two-day Lahore Literary Festival at Asia Society in New York. more

Zeb Bangash (Complete)

The singer Zeb Bangash performs at the Lahore Literary Festival at Asia Society in New York. more
The Pakistani signer Zeb Bangash performs on the opening night of the Lahore Literary Festival at Asia Society New York. (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)

The Lahore Literary Festival: Bringing Pakistan's Celebration of Arts and Culture to New York

The two-day event offers a rejoinder to the country's reputation for political instability and extremism. more

Lahore Literary Festival Comes to New York at Asia Society, May 7-8

Participants include columnist Roger Cohen, artist Salima Hashmi, former Ambassador to the U.N. Abdullah Hussain Haroon, director Sarmad Khoosat, and journalist Ahmed Rashid. more