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Three debuts and one translation mark...

Three debuts and one translation mark...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Nov 7 2019

The shortlist, which includes writers of Indian, Pakistani and Afghan origin, has been prepared from...

From the Directors of Dhaka Lit Fest:...

From the Directors of Dhaka Lit Fest:...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

Like every year, our program will celebrate diversity and pluralism, local and foreign languages and...

Monica Ali: Homecoming

Monica Ali: Homecoming

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

The British-Bangladeshi writer is going to make her appearance in Bangladesh’s biggest literary...

A formidable take on the depredations...

A formidable take on the depredations...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

A review of William Dalrymple’s ‘The Anarchy’

Shashi Tharoor: Between fiction and...

Shashi Tharoor: Between fiction and...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

He draws on India’s politics and history in both his fictional and nonfictional writing

‘The importance of keeping this very...

‘The importance of keeping this very...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

In conversation with Sadaf Saaz, producer and director, Dhaka Lit Fest

Interview: Yara Rodrigues Fowler

Interview: Yara Rodrigues Fowler

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

Yara Rodrigues Fowler speaks about her debut novel which was longlisted for the Desmond Elliott...

Tishani Doshi’s ‘Small Days and Nights’:...

Tishani Doshi’s ‘Small Days and Nights’:...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

Tishni Doshi will talk about her books, recite her own poems and share her ideas about the craft of...

‘Projecting deep seated senses of anger...

‘Projecting deep seated senses of anger...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

In conversation with Joseph Allchin

Kenan Malik: Philosophy of science and...

Kenan Malik: Philosophy of science and...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

Malik writes mostly about the philosophy of biology and contemporary theories of multiculturalism, pluralism...

Interview: HM Naqvi

Interview: HM Naqvi

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

HM Naqvi speaks about his journey as a fiction writer

Prayaag Akbar: Writer of our dystopic...

Prayaag Akbar: Writer of our dystopic...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

Akbar's fascinating novel Leila is so well received by readers and critics that it has been adapted...

A tale of a courageous woman and missing...

A tale of a courageous woman and missing...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

A review of Sumana Roy's novel Missing

Interview: Nadeem Zaman

Interview: Nadeem Zaman

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

Nadeem Zaman speaks about his latest book and ongoing projects

Priyanka Dubey: investigating cases...

Priyanka Dubey: investigating cases...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

Dubey is author of No Nation for Women: Reportage on Rape from India, World’s Largest...

Shankar: One of Bengali fiction’s biggest...

Shankar: One of Bengali fiction’s biggest...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

His fictional writing has inspired and sustained many generations of fiction writers writing in...

Power and beauty of literature in other...

Power and beauty of literature in other...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

With the aim of celebrating non-hegemonic languages and their literatures, this year Dhaka Lit Fest 2019...

Interview: Minna Lindgren

Interview: Minna Lindgren

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

The Finnish writer speaks about her fiction

DLF 2019: Events to look out for

DLF 2019: Events to look out for

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

Like previous years, this year’s Dhaka Lit Fest offers some interesting events.

Translation workshop begins at NSU

Translation workshop begins at NSU

Arts & Lettets

Wed, Oct 16 2019

Sessions will take place every Friday for the next seven weeks