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Ayesha Jalal: What Made Manto Possible?

MUMBAI, July 18, 2013 — Historian Ayesha Jalal assesses the life and legacy of writer Saadat Hasan Manto in conversation with Jerry Pinto. Introductory remarks by filmmaker Shyam Benegal. (7 min., 31 sec.)

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