Muhammad Umar Memon

Muhammad Umar Memon is professor emeritus of Urdu literature and Islamic studies at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. He is a critic, short story writer and has translated numerous works of Urdu fiction, of which the most recent is Collected Stories: Naiyer Masud. He was editor of the Annual of Urdu Studies (1993–2014). He lives in Madison, Wisconsin.

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