Author - Ahmad Hammad

Ahmad Hammad is a famous young Poet. He has a vast experience in electronic and print media as well. He worked as the Editor of World Times. He has been writing columns in various Urdu newspapers. He has been anchoring an intellectual TV show NISHIST on the Royal TV and nowadays working with the Waqt TV. He has also been working as a Co-RJ at FM-103 for some midnight shows. He is invited in the Radio Pakistan’s literary show Takhleeq as a young poet/critic on a regular basis. He has been moderating the WHYS aired from the BBC and have also been participating in the show as a voice of Pakistan. He has written two books on poetry including “Sham Be-chain Hay” and “T’ray Khyal Ka Chaand”. He has translated Allama Iqbal’s notebook “Stray Reflections” into Urdu. His book named “Taif”—a collection of essays on literary and intellectual topics is in the publishing queue. Among his forthcoming projects, an interesting book named: An Introduction to Modern Philosophy through the biographies of the Contemporary Philosophers; under the title of “Mu’aasir Maghrabi Mufakkirin” is on its way to completion. He has translated some writings from a few famous fiction writers’ e.g. Hemingway, Hawthorne, and the letters by Anton Chekov. He has written a concise guide titled “Java in a nutshell” which is a bilingual project for Java Learners. He is an astonishing blend of IT and Arts, for he holds Master degree in Information Technology, Sun Java Certified Programmers’ certificate (SCJP) and has two books on poetry to his credit. Ahmad Hammad will be writing for Pakistan Times on different subjects on a regular basis from now onwards.

Literature

Title: Terey Kheyal Ka Chaand

Title: Terey Kheyal Ka Chaand
Author: Ahmad Hammad
Publishers: Jahangir Books, Lahore
Price: Rs. 200, Pages; 136
By Dr. Amjad Parvez
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