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Son of Sex Worker Struggles to Preserve Pakistan Historyi
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Sharon Behn
October 01, 2012 3:32 PM
Ancient neighborhoods in Pakistan’s bustling city Lahore are disappearing under the urban pressures of population growth and new construction. Sharon Behn talks to painter and restaurant owner Iqbal Hussein, the son of a local prostitute, who is struggling to preserve the art of a bygone era.

Son of Sex Worker Struggles to Preserve Pakistan History

Sharon Behn

Published October 01, 2012

Ancient neighborhoods in Pakistan’s bustling city Lahore are disappearing under the urban pressures of population growth and new construction. Sharon Behn talks to painter and restaurant owner Iqbal Hussein, the son of a local prostitute, who is struggling to preserve the art of a bygone era.