â€œMohaserahâ€ of Ahmad Faraz as an Exemplum of Resistance Poetry
Keywords:: Rebel Literature, Resistance, Memento Mori, Lambent Pen, Exemplum Of Resistance.
The present paper is an introduction of Ahmad Faraz in English and a critical study of his great poem â€œMohaserahâ€ (Siege). â€œMohaserahâ€ is one of the master pieces of Faraz which requires a wide range of hermeneutics. After Ghalib, Iqbal, and Faiz, he is known as the most influential poet in Urdu humanities. His famous collection is hugely celebrated as â€œThe Bible of Loveâ€. â€œMohaserahâ€ is an exemplum of rebel literature which glorifies the integrity of lambent pen. Ahmad Faraz calls himself a sinning poet of righteousness in the bad times and considers poetry a source of creation. Faraz in the poem exposes the classical medieval imagination. â€œMohaserahâ€ censures the attack on the freedom of speech, human right and integrity. Glorifying the poetâ€™s pen, the poem ends on a very optimistic note.
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