This book is an interview between two famous writers, Jameel Akhtar and Qurratulain Hyder. The interview explores Hyder's literature and previously unknown aspects of her personal life.
Dr Jameel Akhtar, a renowned literary personality from India, was born in Darbhanga, Bihar. He received a PhD in Urdu from Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), Delhi. He also completed his MPhil and MA from JNU. He has published over 25 books and more than 50 articles in Pakistani and Indian journals. He has received the 'Mujahid-e-Urdu Award' from the Ghalib Cultural Academy, Bangalore (1989), the 'C. I. Nepali Award' from the C. I. Nepali Memorial Society, Delhi (2001), and the 'Dr Jai Naindra Award' from the Bharitya Sahitya Parishad, Delhi (2001). Dr Akhtar is also a radio and TV personality.