KARACHI:Karachi Literature Festival 2021 organizers, have invited entries for Getz Pharma Best
Urdu Prose and Poetry Book Prize by 1st March.
As per an announcement by Oxford University Press the entries have to be original work of the writers and poets, necessarily belonging to Pakistan while their respective work ought to had been published either in 2019 or 2020 and not any time earlier.
The prize, an integral part of the festival for quite some time, was said to be aimed at encouraging fresh publications in Urdu language.
A jury comprising known writers, poets and critics were said to review the submitted work and decide the prize winners for the two categories.