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Rizwan Akhtar

Rizwan Akhtar teaches at Department of English, Punjab University, Lahore, Pakistan. His poems have appeared in Poetry Salzburg Review, Poetry NZ, Wasafiri, Postcolonial Text (Canada), decanto, Poesia (US), Exiled Ink, Pakistaniat : A Journal of Pakistani Studies (US), Solidarity International, Orbis, The Other Poetry, Planet; The Welsh International, Wolf, South Asian Review, Gutter: New Scottish writings, ScottishPen, tinfoildresses (US), and in Bloodaxe anthology Out of Bounds (2011).

I recall you through death by Rizwan Akhtar

   (for Tahira) What can I remind? That was a vacant February evening I collected you from the silence around you, haggard winds poked chinked windows...

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