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Civil servants and politics do not...

Civil servants and politics do not...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Mar 12 2018

Memoir of a freedom fighter

A modern epic for Bengal

A modern epic for Bengal

Arts & Letters

Mon, Mar 12 2018

A review of Fakrul Alam's translation of Mir Mosharraf Hossain's 'Bishadh-Sindhu'

Upon rereading ‘Forty Steps’

Upon rereading ‘Forty Steps’

Arts & Letters

Mon, Mar 12 2018

A personal essay about K Anis Ahmed's novella

Night of vows

Night of vows

Arts & Letters

Sun, Mar 11 2018

A short story

South Asian literature: The locus of...

South Asian literature: The locus of...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Mar 3 2018

Speakers at the two-day literature conference discuss many aspects of South Asian writing

Selina Hossain about her own work and...

Selina Hossain about her own work and...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Mar 3 2018

Selina Hossain explains how she creates visual aspects and paradoxes in her fiction

Paperbacks still dominate readers'...

Paperbacks still dominate readers'...

Arts & Letters

Fri, Mar 2 2018

Readers said they feel more comfortable, satisfied and entertained reading paperback books compared to...

Padmaavat and the death of...

Padmaavat and the death of...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Feb 26 2018

A critique of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s latest film 'Padmaavat'

PEN Bangladesh: The world should know...

PEN Bangladesh: The world should know...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Feb 24 2018

Members also demand unconditional release of Chinese author

Walking with Shyamanga and

Walking with Shyamanga and

Arts & Letters

Fri, Feb 9 2018

A tribute to Shawkat Ali

When shall we meet again

When shall we meet again

Arts & Letters

Mon, Feb 5 2018

Syed Mujtaba Ali's 'Punoshcho' in translation

Once upon a spring

Once upon a spring

Arts & Letters

Mon, Feb 5 2018

A poem by Muhammad Mustafa Monowar

A left-handed commencement address

A left-handed commencement address

Arts & Letters

Mon, Feb 5 2018

This speech was delivered by the late author Ursula K Le Guin at Mills College in 1983

Supreme male with lion jaws

Supreme male with lion jaws

Arts & Letters

Mon, Feb 5 2018

A creative nonfiction about a trip in in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

On a vernal night

On a vernal night

Arts & Letters

Sun, Feb 4 2018

A poem by Al Mahmud

A writerly life

A writerly life

Arts & Letters

Sun, Feb 4 2018

An excerpt from Humayun Ahmed's 'Aami'

‘Ekushey Boi Mela has become the most...

‘Ekushey Boi Mela has become the most...

Arts & Letters

Sun, Feb 4 2018

In conversation with Mahrukh Mohiuddin

The Rohingya crisis

The Rohingya crisis

Arts & Letters

Sun, Feb 4 2018

Reliable estimates put the numbers of refugees currently in Bangladesh well over 900,000

Syed Mujtaba Ali: Wit, humour and great...

Syed Mujtaba Ali: Wit, humour and great...

Arts & Letters

Sun, Feb 4 2018

A tribute to the great satirist in Bangla literature

Ahsanul Haque: Image of a loving...

Ahsanul Haque: Image of a loving...

Arts & Letters

Sun, Feb 4 2018

A tribute to a loving DU professor

Amor Ekushey

Amor Ekushey

Arts & Letters

Sun, Feb 4 2018

The Language Movement is now more than a historical watershed