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Baatighar opens in Dhaka

Baatighar opens in Dhaka

Arts & Letters

Sat, Jan 6 2018

The bookstore has a collection of 100,000 books across many genres, written by more than 10,000 writers...

Christmas in India: Today’s saffron...

Christmas in India: Today’s saffron...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Jan 6 2018

Cultures blending like rum in a good plum cake have often made rabid nationalists nervous

Bengal Lights 2017

Bengal Lights 2017

Arts & Letters

Sat, Jan 6 2018

A review of the 2017 issue of the literary magazine

Haldaa: Conceptually rich but aesthetically...

Haldaa: Conceptually rich but aesthetically...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Jan 6 2018

A fIlm review of Tauquir Ahmed's 'Haldaa'

The hunter

The hunter

Uncategorized

Fri, Jan 5 2018

  

In light of ‘the anxiety of...

In light of ‘the anxiety of...

Arts & Letters

Fri, Jan 5 2018

Niaz Zaman’s new book on the creative interaction between Tagore and Nazrul

Tales of untold agony

Tales of untold agony

Arts & Letters

Fri, Jan 5 2018

                

Contemporary poems from Iraq

Contemporary poems from Iraq

Arts & Letters

Fri, Jan 5 2018

Translations of poems by Sherko Faiq, Yousif al-Saigh and Saadi Yusuf

‘I write poems when poems come’

‘I write poems when poems come’

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jan 4 2018

An interview with Nausheen Eusuf

The waiting room of history

The waiting room of history

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jan 4 2018

Fiction writer Shahaduzzaman discussed Dipesh Chakrabarty's influential book 'Provincializing Europe'...

Of mothers and identities

Of mothers and identities

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jan 4 2018

Book review: 'Lucky Boy' is an intense and emotional story about motherhood

India in thirteen stories

India in thirteen stories

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jan 4 2018

Mahesh Rao’s 'One Point Two Billion' is the perfect apolitically political book through which to have...

Mahmoud Darwish: The internal...

Mahmoud Darwish: The internal...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jan 4 2018

If Palestine doesn’t actually exist then how does one explain Mahmoud Darwish?

My teacher Razia Khan Amin

My teacher Razia Khan Amin

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jan 4 2018

A tribute to former Dhaka University English Department professor and chair

On reading 'Samudrer Swapno, Shiter...

On reading 'Samudrer Swapno, Shiter...

Arts & Letters

Wed, Jan 3 2018

A personal essay about Hasan Azizul Huq's first short story collection

Man

Man

Arts & Letters

Wed, Jan 3 2018

A poem by Nirmalendu Goon

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