One of the most popular poets, famous for his particular tarannum (melodious way of recitation).
Woman poet from Pakistan, known for strong feminist and anti-establishment leanings.
One of the most celebrated progressive poets, literary critic, public intellectual and editor.Contemporary of Faiz Ahmad Faiz. Recipient of Gyanpeeth Award. Produced documentaries on Urdu poetry.
One of prominent progressive poets with popular appeal. Also film lyricist famous for his lyrics in films like Heer Ranjha, Kaghaz ke Phool etc.