The Agha Shahid Ali Archive
Untitled personal notes
Agha, Shahid Ali, 1949-2001
Shahid envisions his hand as a city, a city where for some reason each finger goes straight to a prison, then a short bit about the latin names for vegetables and flowers, then a recanting of a tragedy of two innocent brothers being shot in cold blood in the village of Khanan (a village supposedly "gifted" to Shahid's grandmother
Original digital object name: shahid-man-103a-001-043
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