Discovering Urdu poet Ghalib and his ghazals

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There’s a chance to learn about the renowned Urdu poet Ghalib on Thursday 1 December at the Centre for the Study of Pakistan at SOAS, University of London, at Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square. Novelist Marion Molteno will talk about a new edition of the late Ralph Russell’s The Famous Ghalib: The Sound of my Moving Pen, which she has edited, in which Russell selects, translates and explains Ghalib’s ghazals. The talk takes place between 6-8pm in room B102 in the centre’s Brunei Gallery. Entry is free, and open to all.     

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