Naseer Ahmed Nasir

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Naseer Ahmed Nasir, born on 1st April 1954 in a nondescript village Nagrian in Gujrat district of Punjab, Pakistan, is one of the most eminent, distinct, cultured and thought provoking poet from Pakistan. He is considered as a trend setting poet of modern Urdu nazm among his contemporaries. His poetry has been published in almost all distinguished Urdu literary journals of the Sub Continent since last 40 years and several international anthologies and magazines as well. He has several poetry collections to his credit and  more collections are to be published in the coming months. His poetry has been translated into various international languages such as English, Spanish, Russian, Romanian, Uzbek, Persian etc. He is  editor of a highly reputed Urdu literary magazine "Tasteer" and member of International Writers and Artists Association, USA (MIWA). He is married, has three children and lives in Rawalpindi, Pakistan.