Series 1 - Drafts

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CA RBD MSG 936-1

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  • 1989 - 2004 (Creation)

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108 cm of textual records
1 DVD movie (1 hr., 20 min., 34 sec.)

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The series consists of manuscripts, including whole and selected sections of works that were eventually published or intended for publication. It contains first drafts, revised, edited and annotated drafts of After Manto (Container 1, Files 1-14 and 17-25; Container 2, Files 1-4 and 10), Permanent Siege (Container 1, Files 5, 15, 16, and 22; Container 2, File 1), Passage to Lahore (Container 2, Files 5-9), Architecture, Beliefs & Monuments, The Raft of the Medusa, and Fato the European Miser (Container 2, File 15), as well as various others. Drafts of screenplays for The Entanglement (Container 3, Files 1, 2, 4-27; Container 5, File 1) and Persona Non (Container 5, Files 2-4) are in the series as well. Most drafts are organized in folders by work.

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Container 1; Container 2, Files 1-10; Container 3, Files 1, 2, 4-22; Container 4, File 1.01; Container 5; Container 6, File 1, 13-16; Container 7, File 1

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