The Importance of Metaphor

The attack on art, culture and social sciences has not subsided. Similarly discontent among writers and cultural practitioners has not dwindled. Poets Khalid Javed, Mangalesh Dabral and Anamika speak of the significance of poetry at such a time. They say that language and metaphor are great tools for expressing dissent.


Read Keeping Count of Dissenting Voices.
Read Open Letter from Writers.
Read the poem Slaughter in the Office of a Professor of Poetry.