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‘It is unimaginable how Elias can be...

‘It is unimaginable how Elias can be...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

Panelists discuss the life and work of Akhteruzzaman Elias at Dhaka Lit Fest

'You need to build resilience in your...

'You need to build resilience in your...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

'Shout out' brings heartening news for new writers

The author, the story and the...

The author, the story and the...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

The authors shared their views on their differing notions of literary success and how readers have over...

‘Political thoughts should come into...

‘Political thoughts should come into...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

Two novelists talk about process and philosophy of writing at DLF

Which stories do we hear today?

Which stories do we hear today?

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

Chris Heiser, Christian Hodell and Rosalind Porter share their thoughts and experiences on storytelling...

Proshanta Mridha wins Gemcon Sahitya...

Proshanta Mridha wins Gemcon Sahitya...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

The award is worth Tk8 lakh - in terms of monetary value the biggest award at present, and among the...

‘Pointing out flaws in the central narrative...

‘Pointing out flaws in the central narrative...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

Adam Johnson talks about human nature, narratives and writing at DLF

Following dreams

Following dreams

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

Being a great admirer of Asaduzzaman Noor for a long time, Milon asked him enthusiastically whether he...

In conversation with Mitali Perkins:...

In conversation with Mitali Perkins:...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

 Bangladesh can be the next powerhouse of women empowerment

Challenges of the ‘treacherous’...

Challenges of the ‘treacherous’...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

Four of Bangladesh’s most revered translators: Alam Khorshed, Alim Azij, Mojaffor Hossain, and...

‘Human beings are made of...

‘Human beings are made of...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

Adam Johnson won the Pulitzer Prize for his 2012 novel 'The Orphan Master’s Son.' In this...

In conversation with Olga Grjasnowa:...

In conversation with Olga Grjasnowa:...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

Everything is just about trying it out, she advised

Richard Beard on memory, repression,...

Richard Beard on memory, repression,...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

To kick off the session, Beard read a few extracts from the novel to set the context for the panel

Second day of DLF begins on a spiritual...

Second day of DLF begins on a spiritual...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

The second day began at 9:15am on Friday at Bangla Academy premises, and will continue until 7:30pm

Award-winning author Mohammed Hanif...

Award-winning author Mohammed Hanif...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

He explained how as long as he has been alive, he has seen the world in a state of war

Review of Nandita Das’s ‘Manto’: Life...

Review of Nandita Das’s ‘Manto’: Life...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

Manto is the second film directed by Nandita Das, where she brought the social and political issues surrounding...

Nandita Das on directing Manto

Nandita Das on directing Manto

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

She refrains from watching the screenings as every time, she notices something in the film she would...

‘Everywhere, speaking up has become...

‘Everywhere, speaking up has become...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Thu, Nov 8 2018

‘Manto’ a film by internationally renowned actor-director Nandita das, was screened on the...

Creative Writing at DLF

Creative Writing at DLF

Dhaka Lit Fest

Thu, Nov 8 2018

Day 1 featured a creative writing workshop for young adults by Indian-American author Mitali

‘Smart televisions know which actors...

‘Smart televisions know which actors...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Thu, Nov 8 2018

Panelists discuss the perils of all-knowing technologies and the disappearance of privacy

5 questions with Istela

5 questions with Istela

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Nov 8 2018

Kazi Istela Imam sat down with Weekend Tribune for a rapid-fire Q/A round ahead of her young adults panel...