Poets/Writers From Uttar pradesh
A poet to make space for resistance and current social issues.
Well-known poet, story writer and translator, also known for her translations of modern Arabic stories
One of the most prominent masters of Classical ghazal from Lucknow
Aziz Bano Darab Wafa
Renowned woman poet known from Lucknow and a companion of Qurratulain Hyder
Well-known Indian poet representing the younger generation
Prominent poet of Rampur School/ Disciple of Mahshar Inayati
Azeem Amrohvi is an eminent Urdu Poet and Scholar.
One of the earliest fiction writers in Urdu, known for his stories of Indian life and living and drawing upon myths. Also known as a translator of early Hindi poetry in Urdu.
A prominent poet of Lucknow, son of Mirza Dabeer, also known for his book on 'Arooz' called 'Miqyas-ul-Ashaar'
Prominent Pakistani exponent of new Urdu ghazal, famous for his ghazhal 'Wo ishq jo hum se rooth gaya' sung by many singers.