Toufiq Rafat

Toufiq Rafat was a Pakistani poet. He is regarded today as one of the most influential poets in the history of literature in his country. Throughout his career, he ran poetry workshops and helped to inspire young writers. He died in 1998 at the age of 71.


by Toufiq Rafat

‘Karachi’ by Toufiq Rafat describes the natural forces that besiege the city of Karachi and the ongoing fight for survival that occurs within it. 

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