Romanticism in A Hameed’s Fiction


  • Dr. Aqsa Naseem Sindhu Assistant Professor Department of Urdu, Govt Sadiq College Women University Bahawalpur.
  • Dr.Aasma Rani Assistant Professor, Department of Urdu, Govt Sadiq College Women University Bahawalpur.


Short Story, Love, Romance, Society, Reality, Emotions


A Hameed has also written many novels and satirical and humorous articles and the same time his name is used as a reference in Urdu fiction. It is another matter that our critics have made two categories of fiction writers, romantic fiction writers and progressive fiction writers, so they are satisfied by including. A. Hameed in the first category, although with the mention of love, women and sex. Talking about the islands, climates and people of countries visited together is called romanticism, but creative exaggeration and colorful style became A Hameed identity.


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As above.

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As Above,’’gold fleek aur battery’’,mashmola’’manzil manzil’’,p196.



How to Cite

Dr. Aqsa Naseem Sindhu, and Dr.Aasma Rani. “Romanticism in A Hameed’s Fiction”. Zaban-O-Adab, vol. 16, no. 2, Dec. 2023, pp. 25-31, //