Biographies Shahid Hosain (1934- )

Shahid Hosain was born in Aligarh, India, in 1934. He is a literary critic and poet, and his poetry has been published in multiple anthologies, including Pieces of Eight: Eight Poets from Pakistan (1971) and Pakistani Literature: The Contemporary English Writers (2nd edition, 1987). His work also appears in First Voices: Six Poets from Pakistan (1965), the first-ever anthology of Pakistani poetry in English, of which he was also the editor. Hosain received his education both in Pakistan and the United Kingdom.

Audio Recordings with Shahid Hosain

Selected Works at the Library of Congress