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A lyrical memoir that blurs the line...

A lyrical memoir that blurs the line...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Dec 14 2019

Review of Ocean Vuong's novel 'On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous' 

War through the eyes of a child: A unique...

War through the eyes of a child: A unique...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Dec 14 2019

Review of Sheikh Taslima Moon's book 'Ami Ekti Bajpakhike Hatya Korte Cheyechilam'

The Cage of Bones

The Cage of Bones

Arts & Letters

Sat, Dec 14 2019

Short fiction

Nabaneeta: A writer with a...

Nabaneeta: A writer with a...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Dec 14 2019

Yashodhara Ray Chaudhuri's tribute to Nabaneeta Dev Sen

Living a complete life

Living a complete life

Arts & Letters

Sat, Dec 14 2019

Sangeeta Bandyopadhyay's tribute to Nabaneeta Dev Sen

Nabaneeta Dev Sen's books at a...

Nabaneeta Dev Sen's books at a...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Dec 14 2019

A list of her books

Mashiul Alam wins Himal Short Story...

Mashiul Alam wins Himal Short Story...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Dec 14 2019

The winning story was selected from 319 overall submissions

James Joyce

James Joyce

Arts & Letters

Sat, Dec 14 2019

One of the biggest modern Bengali poets writes about his meetings with one of the biggest modern English...

Books and Blurbs: 2019

Books and Blurbs: 2019

Arts & Letters

Sat, Dec 14 2019

A list of recommended fictions and nonfictions of the year

Worthy attempt to capture a murky...

Worthy attempt to capture a murky...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Dec 14 2019

Review of Joseph Allchin's 'Many Rivers, One Sea'

'Clean' by Michele Kirsch

'Clean' by Michele Kirsch

Arts & Letters

Sat, Dec 14 2019

Nicholas Lezard’s Choice

Sheba and those Early Reading

Sheba and those Early Reading

Arts & Letters

Sat, Dec 14 2019

Personal essay

Poet-architect Rabiul Hussain dies aged...

Poet-architect Rabiul Hussain dies aged...

Arts & Letters

Wed, Nov 27 2019

He has authored over 25 books, including children’s books

Three debuts and one translation mark...

Three debuts and one translation mark...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Nov 7 2019

The shortlist, which includes writers of Indian, Pakistani and Afghan origin, has been prepared from...

From the Directors of Dhaka Lit Fest:...

From the Directors of Dhaka Lit Fest:...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

Like every year, our program will celebrate diversity and pluralism, local and foreign languages and...

Monica Ali: Homecoming

Monica Ali: Homecoming

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

The British-Bangladeshi writer is going to make her appearance in Bangladesh’s biggest literary...

A formidable take on the depredations...

A formidable take on the depredations...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

A review of William Dalrymple’s ‘The Anarchy’

Shashi Tharoor: Between fiction and...

Shashi Tharoor: Between fiction and...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

He draws on India’s politics and history in both his fictional and nonfictional writing

‘The importance of keeping this very...

‘The importance of keeping this very...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

In conversation with Sadaf Saaz, producer and director, Dhaka Lit Fest

Interview: Yara Rodrigues Fowler

Interview: Yara Rodrigues Fowler

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

Yara Rodrigues Fowler speaks about her debut novel which was longlisted for the Desmond Elliott...

Tishani Doshi’s ‘Small Days and Nights’:...

Tishani Doshi’s ‘Small Days and Nights’:...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

Tishni Doshi will talk about her books, recite her own poems and share her ideas about the craft of...