Evaluation

Shaani, a fiction writer

Story writer Shaani ‚ÄúThere was neither any social purpose before me nor any kind of commitment. I was not familiar with the contemporary social or political movements either. Nor did any form of social injustice inspired me to write. For me, writing was a medium to grapple with entirely personal, private and inner anguish and […]

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In the history of Hindi language, literature and culture, something occurred during the mid-18th century because of which not a single major Muslim writer writing in Hindi emerged for nearly 200 years. From this angle, Shaani can surely be considered the first Muslim literateur writing in Khari Boli Hindi, who emerged after a gap of […]

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