Nahal Sheikh

  • Lahore has been designated as the ‘City of Literature’ by UNESCO in 2019. This brings us into an international Creative Cities Network, next to cities like Dublin, Barcelona, Melbourne and Seattle. It is an exciting moment for Pakistan in its entirety, not just Lahore. Its nation-wide ...

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  • Growing up in Pakistan, there was an omnipresent societal culture of film and music creeping in from outside the country. Shahrukh Khan was my first love; how my mother remembers I danced as a toddler each time Dil Wale Dhulaniya came on television. I do not remember calling out for Shaan or any ...

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  • This is a nationalistic statement. It is a jingoistic statement. Time and time again, I have had to walk on my tip toes when asked: “What’s happening with India and Pakistan these days?” Especially living abroad for the past few years, I avoid the topic even more than I probably ...

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