کاظم علی جوان کا تحقیقی و تنقیدی مطالعہ ڈاکٹر ظہور احمد اعوان کی آپ بیتی
Auto-biography of Kazim Ali Jawan by Dr. Zahor Ahmad Awan Dr. Sahib is a prolific writer, having a large number of publications to his credit. His publications include almost all varieties of writings- like essays, stories, biographies etc. This auto-biography brings forth the various events, happenings, accidents and observations of his life with glowing objectivity and utmost truthfulness. Writing an auto-biography is an uphill task. Objectivity and truthfulness are the hallmark and pre-requisite of the category of Art and Literature. The author has come up to the requisite standard and succeeded to a great extent. This is a unique auto-biography, written on the pattern of a novel, but adopting and reflecting and environment of storytelling. Four Mystics gather together at a Mountainous spot and they narrate, one by one, the story of one of their friend whose supposed name is Kazim Ali Jawan. Along with the description of \'Personal life\' in this auto-biography, we find the description of events and circumstances, social values and civilization of the period. Though it is the auto-biography of a person, but it does reflect the image of a whole period of history. Published in July 2009, the auto-biography is a voluminous book of 869 pages, containing detailed descriptions of the life of Kazim right from his birth in 1942 up to his death in 2011. Thus we have a period covering 69 years.