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Syed Manzoorul Islam new president of...

Syed Manzoorul Islam new president of...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Dec 18 2017

New committee of PEN Bangladesh starts journey

A different voice in a different...

A different voice in a different...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Dec 11 2017

One of Elias's best short stories in translation

Two poems by Nausheen Eusuf

Two poems by Nausheen Eusuf

Arts & Letters

Sun, Dec 10 2017

A couple of poems from Nausheen Eusuf's book, 'Not Elegy, but Eros,' launched at DLF 2017 by Bengal Lights...

Two poems by Kamal Chowdhury

Two poems by Kamal Chowdhury

Arts & Letters

Sun, Dec 10 2017

In the December issue, a couple of poems by Kamal Chowdhury, translated from the Bangla by Dhaka Translation...

Ginger

Ginger

Arts & Letters

Sun, Dec 10 2017

A short fiction piece

Waiting for publication

Waiting for publication

Arts & Letters

Sun, Dec 10 2017

A short fiction piece

Defying stereotypes in reading and...

Defying stereotypes in reading and...

Arts & Letters

Sun, Dec 10 2017

A joint interview with Jesse Ball and Catherine Lacey

World Poetree Festival 2017

World Poetree Festival 2017

Arts & Letters

Sun, Dec 10 2017

Poets from about twenty eight countries gathered for a four-day festival in mid-October

The ritual

The ritual

Arts & Letters

Sun, Dec 10 2017

A story of redemption

Djinns, cataclysms and dark comedy:...

Djinns, cataclysms and dark comedy:...

Arts & Letters

Sun, Dec 10 2017

'Djinn City' follows two sons of the Khan Rahman family – a family with a magical secret that spans...

Layers, not smokescreens

Layers, not smokescreens

Arts & Letters

Sun, Dec 10 2017

The young artist from Chittagong came across as intuitive and sensitive to his environment

To forge in the smithy of my soul

To forge in the smithy of my soul

Arts & Letters

Sun, Dec 10 2017

A tribute to Prof Nurul Islam

'The west is not the inventor of...

'The west is not the inventor of...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Dec 9 2017

In an invigorating conversation, Adonis shared his thoughts about poetry and the Middle East on the opening...

'Religion will always be used by...

'Religion will always be used by...

Arts & Letters

Fri, Dec 8 2017

An interview with Azeem Ibrahim at DLF 2017

‘A poet needs to meditate a lot’

‘A poet needs to meditate a lot’

Arts & Letters

Fri, Dec 8 2017

In conversation with the Gemcon Sahitya Puroshkar 2017 awardee

'We're living through a brief period...

'We're living through a brief period...

Arts & Letters

Fri, Dec 8 2017

David Hare discusses the modern world, millennials and Netflix

‘We have one good book inside’

‘We have one good book inside’

Arts & Letters

Fri, Dec 8 2017

An interview with Sri Lankan fiction writer Ashok Ferrey

The DSC Prize is the biggest literary...

The DSC Prize is the biggest literary...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Dec 7 2017

The seventh edition of the prize went to Sri Lankan writer Anuk Aradpragasam for his debut novel, ‘The...

'Sometimes it feels as if the words...

'Sometimes it feels as if the words...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Dec 7 2017

An interview with Esther Freud

Chasing history

Chasing history

Magazine

Sat, Nov 25 2017

Historian and award-winning author William Dalrymple talks about his love of writing, travelling, his...

Of mothers and daughters

Of mothers and daughters

Dhaka Lit Fest

Tue, Nov 21 2017

Nandana Dev Sen in conversation with Sara Zaker