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A twinge of nostalgia

A twinge of nostalgia

Magazine

Sun, Jan 8 2017

This is a collectible book, not only for academics and translators but also for those who read Bengali...

Naipaul under the spotlight

Naipaul under the spotlight

Magazine

Wed, Dec 7 2016

A response to debates about VS Naipaul appearing at the DLF 2016

Meherunnesa: The bird of sunshine

Meherunnesa: The bird of sunshine

Magazine

Wed, Dec 7 2016

The fiery life of poet Meherunnesa, one of our few women intellectuals martyred in the Liberation...

On the cultural side

On the cultural side

Magazine

Wed, Dec 7 2016

It is only fitting that a city as perpetually transforming as Dhaka should have a dynamic, international...

The festival of books

The festival of books

Magazine

Wed, Dec 7 2016

In fact, one of the most interesting segments this year was the new books brought out by local publishers:...

The society needs more of ‘nasty...

The society needs more of ‘nasty...

Magazine

Wed, Dec 7 2016

Out of the many low moments that Trump had during the presidential debates, one particular moment that...

A brilliant debut poetry

A brilliant debut poetry

Magazine

Tue, Dec 6 2016

A review of Drift

The Book of Dhaka: A remarkable creative...

The Book of Dhaka: A remarkable creative...

Magazine

Tue, Dec 6 2016

This is a Dhaka seen through the fictional lens of writers who have lived through the city's ugliness...

‘There is a political-economic context...

‘There is a political-economic context...

Magazine

Tue, Dec 6 2016

In conversation with Dr Nayanika Mookherjee

Bridging east and west

Bridging east and west

Magazine

Mon, Dec 5 2016

Launch of book celebrating Monirul Islam’s life and works

3 lessons from Richard Beard

3 lessons from Richard Beard

Magazine

Mon, Dec 5 2016

Write, edit and produce your best work

A lesson in un-death

A lesson in un-death

Magazine

Mon, Dec 5 2016

A review of Lazarus is Dead

‘Bangladesh has to transform the way...

‘Bangladesh has to transform the way...

Magazine

Mon, Dec 5 2016

Pulitzer-winning poet Vijay Seshadri's takes on DLF, Urdu poetry and translation of South Asian...

A poetic expedition

A poetic expedition

Magazine

Mon, Dec 5 2016

This year Dhaka Lit Fest was truly a celebration of poetry

Sudeep's new book launches Sunday

Sudeep's new book launches Sunday

Arts & Letters

Thu, Dec 1 2016

Sudeep Sen's new book, EroText, will be launched on Sunday at the World Literature Center of Bishwo Sahitto...

Watch: The concluding day of DLF

Watch: The concluding day of DLF

Videos

Mon, Nov 21 2016

The stunning third day of the Dhaka Lit Fest 2016 ended among laughter, cheers, and hope for a better...

Watch: Large turnout for DLF events...

Watch: Large turnout for DLF events...

Videos

Sat, Nov 19 2016

Dhakaites flock to the Bangla Academy premises on the second day of the 2016 edition of Dhaka Lit Fest...

'If I hadn't kept on writing, I would...

'If I hadn't kept on writing, I would...

Dhaka

Sat, Nov 19 2016

When asked how he came to be a writer, Sir Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul said because writing was all...

Watch: Opening day of Dhaka Lit...

Watch: Opening day of Dhaka Lit...

Videos

Fri, Nov 18 2016

This year, more than ever before, the Dhaka Lit Fest (DLF) showcases the best of Bangladeshi literature...

Sir Vidia inaugurates Dhaka Lit...

Sir Vidia inaugurates Dhaka Lit...

Dhaka

Thu, Nov 17 2016

Nobel Laureate Sir VS Naipaul inaugurated the sixth edition of the Dhaka Lit Fest (DLF) at the Bangla...

Dhaka Lit Fest kicks off Thursday

Dhaka Lit Fest kicks off Thursday

Dhaka

Wed, Nov 16 2016

The sixth edition of Dhaka Literary Festival begins Thursday with a stellar list of speakers appearing...