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Staging stories

Staging stories

Dhaka Lit Fest

Sat, Nov 18 2017

David Hare at DLF 2017

Adonis: A poet like no other

Adonis: A poet like no other

Dhaka Lit Fest

Sat, Nov 18 2017

'The poet can create a triangular connection between the word, the world, and the self'

There is no limit in storytelling

There is no limit in storytelling

Dhaka Lit Fest

Sat, Nov 18 2017

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'Reading begins with re-reading'

'Reading begins with re-reading'

Dhaka Lit Fest

Sat, Nov 18 2017

Ben Okri discusses writing, poetry and the power of perception with Ashok Ferrey

Paperfrogs – Finding hope

Paperfrogs – Finding hope

Dhaka Lit Fest

Sat, Nov 18 2017

'A large part of the film was about finding hope and making life thrilling'

Review: From national icon to...

Review: From national icon to...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 17 2017

The making of the Mujib graphic novel series

America: Asia’s setting sun

America: Asia’s setting sun

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 17 2017

‘Xi doesn’t have to be a master tactician, he only has to sit back and watch Trump and his self-inflicted...

Dissecting humanity in light of the...

Dissecting humanity in light of the...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 17 2017

'While many countries have called the ongoing persecution of the Rohingya community in Myanmar genocide,...

‘Her Stories: Adventure of Supergirls’...

‘Her Stories: Adventure of Supergirls’...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 17 2017

The book features a number of short stories on powerful women such as Rokeya Sakhawat Hossain , Pritilata...

In pictures: Day 2 of the Dhaka Lit...

In pictures: Day 2 of the Dhaka Lit...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 17 2017

The seventh edition of Dhaka Literary Festival (DLF) began Thursday on the historic grounds of Bangla...

Why #metoo is important

Why #metoo is important

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 17 2017

Many women who have survived sexual violence still have to face social barriers and stigmas and are forced...

Humayun museum to open to visitors...

Humayun museum to open to visitors...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 17 2017

The late author's wife made the announcement at a discussion on his film-making on the second day of...

Talking about Lionel Shriver

Talking about Lionel Shriver

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 17 2017

Shriver's session on the second day of Dhaka Lit Fest 2017 was a nod to her seminal novel 'We Need to...

Watch: Esther Freud on Dhaka Lit Fest...

Watch: Esther Freud on Dhaka Lit Fest...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 17 2017

Catch British novelist Esther Freud in conversation with Dhaka Tribune at Dhaka Lit Fest 2017

Watch: William Dalrymple at Dhaka Lit...

Watch: William Dalrymple at Dhaka Lit...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 17 2017

Catch William Dalrymple in conversation with Dhaka Tribune at Dhaka Lit Fest 2017

Watch: Tête-à-tête with Lionel Shriver...

Watch: Tête-à-tête with Lionel Shriver...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 17 2017

Catch Lionel Shriver, author of We need to talk about Kevin, in conversation with Dhaka Tribune at Dhaka...

Watch: In conversation with Ikhtisad...

Watch: In conversation with Ikhtisad...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 17 2017

Writer Ikhtisad Ahmed is back at the Dhaka Lit Fest this year to share his thoughts and experiences

‘Society imposes identity on us’

‘Society imposes identity on us’

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 17 2017

Tilda Swinton said she never wanted to be an actress but instead wanted to be a writer, and expressed...

Children, students throng Dhaka Lit...

Children, students throng Dhaka Lit...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 17 2017

Many were eager to grab a copy of the English version of ‘Mujib’, a graphic novel based on the life of...

‘We need more libraries’

‘We need more libraries’

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 17 2017

Speakers at a discussion urged the government to integrate book reading into academic curriculum so students...

The magic of Afghans

The magic of Afghans

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 17 2017

For Ameerah Haq and Nasreen Sattar, Afghanistan is a place of wonder