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Taslima’s response to Tahmima’s story...

Taslima’s response to Tahmima’s story...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 5 2017

A response to Taslima's article on Tahmima Anam's story about Bangladeshi garment workers

Just pink

Just pink

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 5 2017

A short play

The poetic sensibility of Shamsur...

The poetic sensibility of Shamsur...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 5 2017

A short introduction to Rahman and two of his poems in translation

O friend of mine

O friend of mine

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 5 2017

Nirmalendu Goon recollects the last days of Abul Hasan

A step into the future

A step into the future

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 5 2017

Doctor Who’s female reincarnation is something we should all be excited about

How 300 erases aspects of Sparta's...

How 300 erases aspects of Sparta's...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 5 2017

The film erases those parts of Spartan culture that do not go with the lofty democratic ideals of the...

Tantra and Bangla folk literature

Tantra and Bangla folk literature

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 5 2017

Tantra stands for the very process of merging an individual’s masculine and feminine selves into a complete...

Sudhin Das: A life in Nazrul’s...

Sudhin Das: A life in Nazrul’s...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 5 2017

The artist who spent most of his life collecting authentic notations of Nazrul songs passed away aged...

A translator's journey: From Kalo Borof...

A translator's journey: From Kalo Borof...

Arts & Culture

Sat, Aug 5 2017

A tribute to Mahmudul Haq

Two songs of Lalon

Two songs of Lalon

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 5 2017

Two of Lalon's most popular songs in English translation

Topography of the south in Bengali...

Topography of the south in Bengali...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Jul 22 2017

It is in poetry that we see a holistic image of the region

Kanhupada

Kanhupada

Arts & Letters

Mon, Jul 10 2017

Kanhupada was one of the first poets who wrote in old Bengali (Apabhraṁsa dialect)

‘World English Poetry’ lives up to its...

‘World English Poetry’ lives up to its...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Jul 10 2017

It is indeed delightful to see a number of Bangladeshi poets featured prominently in the collection

On love

On love

Arts & Letters

Fri, Jul 7 2017

This was the story of a lonely boy and a lonely girl, unhappy and untethered, who, by the minutest of...

Owners

Owners

Arts & Letters

Fri, Jul 7 2017

A short short-story

It’s my city

It’s my city

Arts & Letters

Fri, Jul 7 2017

Bengali poetry in translation

Trouble

Trouble

Arts & Letters

Fri, Jul 7 2017

A short story by Bibhutibhushon Bandyopadhyay

Why I write what I write

Why I write what I write

Arts & Letters

Fri, Jul 7 2017

This lecture was delivered by the poet at IOWA University during a residential fellowship there in...

Leaving Dhaka

Leaving Dhaka

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jul 6 2017

Three years later, as I get ready to leave Bangladesh, I feel as though I am parting from someone who...

A moving coffin

A moving coffin

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jul 6 2017

The poem was written in response to the terror attack on the Holey Artisan Bakery in Dhaka on July 1...

Poor man eating

Poor man eating

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jul 6 2017

A poem