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The Vegetarian: A defiance to be...

The Vegetarian: A defiance to be...

Arts & Letters

Sun, Oct 8 2017

A review of Han Kang’s Man Booker International 2016 winning novel, 'The Vegetarian.'

A literary biography written from the...

A literary biography written from the...

Arts & Letters

Fri, Oct 6 2017

A review of Shahaduzzaman's 'Ekjon Komlalebu'

A magnificent mix of poetry, fiction...

A magnificent mix of poetry, fiction...

Arts & Letters

Fri, Oct 6 2017

The Bengal Lights 2016 issue speaks of the incalculable and the politics of the sentimental

Arundhati Roy’s new book: Is it splendid...

Arundhati Roy’s new book: Is it splendid...

Arts & Letters

Fri, Oct 6 2017

'The Ministry of Utmost Happiness,' this year's most anticipated book, has divided readers and...

Dwijen Sharma: The Little Prince

Dwijen Sharma: The Little Prince

Arts & Letters

Fri, Oct 6 2017

A tribute to Dwijen Sharma who has left us at a time when we needed him the most

Syed Shamsul Haq: Our finest literary...

Syed Shamsul Haq: Our finest literary...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Oct 5 2017

A fitting tribute to the versatile genius of Syed Shamsul Haq

The City

The City

Uncategorized

Sat, Sep 16 2017

A short story

The Newlyweds: A pseudo ‘Bangladeshi’...

The Newlyweds: A pseudo ‘Bangladeshi’...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Sep 14 2017

Every page of The Newlyweds, however heartfelt in its writing, has some major or minor discrepancies...

Selim Al Deen: The playwright beyond...

Selim Al Deen: The playwright beyond...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Sep 14 2017

Deen turned into a poetic playwright as he consciously rejected the European style of writing plays

The unique experience of summer school...

The unique experience of summer school...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Sep 14 2017

Meeting new writers and translators from across the globe, making new friends, presenting pitches to...

Partition in Bengali fiction

Partition in Bengali fiction

Arts & Letters

Tue, Sep 12 2017

Compared to Punjab, there is a dearth of writing about the partition of Bengal

Kitabistan: A forgotten tale of...

Kitabistan: A forgotten tale of...

Arts & Letters

Tue, Sep 12 2017

The story of Kitabistan helps us understand the price at which partition came

The imminent, the impending

The imminent, the impending

Arts & Letters

Sun, Sep 10 2017

A short story

Shankhachil’s Shaheed Quaderi

Shankhachil’s Shaheed Quaderi

Arts & Letters

Sun, Sep 10 2017

A fitting tribute to the poet

Romantic melancholy in the poetry of...

Romantic melancholy in the poetry of...

Arts & Letters

Sun, Sep 10 2017

Review of Nadeem Rahman's One Life Is Not Enough

India's Jewish general and the liberation...

India's Jewish general and the liberation...

Arts & Letters

Sun, Sep 10 2017

A high-ranking Indian officer, without notifying his superiors, pulls off one of the most spectacular...

Before going to the saloon

Before going to the saloon

Arts & Letters

Sun, Sep 10 2017

August 28 marked the poet's first death anniversary

The border

The border

Arts & Letters

Sun, Sep 10 2017

Poetry: You and your desire and the border are now one

Rules of a dark game

Rules of a dark game

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 19 2017

A short story