Taqseem – Zambeel and OUP

Zambeel Dramatic Readings and Oxford University Press present

Taqseem – writings on Partition by Saadat Hasan Manto
Siyaah Haashiay and Gurmukh Singh ki Vasiyat




Siyah Haashiyay is a set of 32 vignettes, each reflecting ironical perspectives on human nature in the background of the Partition violence.

Gurmukh Singh ki Vasiyat draws a silent and chilling picture of the circumstances of one family as it finds itself isolated in increasingly troubled times.

Performers:  Saife Hasan, Mahvash Faruqi and Asma Mundrawala
Sound cues:  Hajra Haider
Sound design &  Direction:     Asma Mundrawala

Music:             “Darkest Child” Kevin MacLeod
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0,   http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Performance date:  Saturday 29th March 2014, OUP Bookshop, Khalid bin Waleed Road Karachi.

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