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‘History ignores feelings and emotions...

‘History ignores feelings and emotions...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Jun 10 2017

In conversation with Svetlana Alexievich, the winner of Nobel Prize for Literature in 2015. Her Nobel...

Poetry

Poetry

Arts & Letters

Fri, Jun 9 2017

Five young voices on love, emotion, desire and society

‘Feminism had to engage with women of...

‘Feminism had to engage with women of...

Arts & Letters

Fri, Jun 9 2017

Professor Ruth Evans on feminism in academia

'Creativity comes from a place of...

'Creativity comes from a place of...

Arts & Letters

Fri, Jun 9 2017

Shazia Omar discusses conformity, community spirit, and connections in a candid conversation

In search of you

In search of you

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jun 8 2017

Short fiction in translation: When the corpse rots, only the bones remain. But what is left after the...

My evolution through Ray’s...

My evolution through Ray’s...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jun 8 2017

Satyajit Ray was an institution from which I learned to see and think about life differently

A sunlit page: The writer’s route

A sunlit page: The writer’s route

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jun 8 2017

My daily routine and movements of that time would easily chart a path through the history of post-war...

Manto’s prophecy about US-Pakistan...

Manto’s prophecy about US-Pakistan...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jun 8 2017

Manto was, after all, a sane critic in the midst of a world gone mad

Beyond binaries and divisions

Beyond binaries and divisions

Arts & Letters

Tue, May 30 2017

Going for a reactionary model of jihad by negating all writers associated with a particular tradition...

Threads linking up Bangladeshi and British...

Threads linking up Bangladeshi and British...

Arts & Letters

Sun, May 21 2017

Jennifer Reid, through her performance, delved into the plight of the British industrial working class...

Watch: Glimpses of Dhaka Lit Fest...

Watch: Glimpses of Dhaka Lit Fest...

Arts & Letters

Sun, May 21 2017

Dhaka Tribune and Bangla Tribune were jointly the title sponsors.

Only the armed or the funny make it...

Only the armed or the funny make it...

Arts & Letters

Wed, May 10 2017

Tillman’s songwriting is shamelessly clumsy and refreshingly blunt, but that’s exactly why it’s so easy...

The potters of Taleswar

The potters of Taleswar

Arts & Letters

Tue, May 9 2017

A photo feature on the struggles of potters from a village in Bagerhat

Palpara

Palpara

Arts & Letters

Sat, May 6 2017

This story, mixing facts and fiction, seeks to capture the horror of the night of March 25, 1971 when...

Have you written any poems in...

Have you written any poems in...

Arts & Letters

Sat, May 6 2017

An emerging poet talks about the fun of observing a poetry writing month

As Naseeruddin Shah took the stage

As Naseeruddin Shah took the stage

Arts & Letters

Sat, May 6 2017

A fan of Naseeruddin Shah shares how she felt when she saw the man not on the silver screen but on...

'In this film I want to emphasise Tagore's...

'In this film I want to emphasise Tagore's...

Arts & Letters

Sat, May 6 2017

A conversation with Pablo Cesar, Argentine director of feature film on Tagore, which will be released...

The wife’s letter

The wife’s letter

Arts & Letters

Fri, May 5 2017

This is one of Rabindranath Tagore's most acclaimed stories in which voices of women are brought to the...

New translations of Tagore's song...

New translations of Tagore's song...

Magazine

Fri, May 5 2017

Three of Tagore's song lyrics on love in fresh new translation

Rabindranath Tagore: Sixty Four Years...

Rabindranath Tagore: Sixty Four Years...

Arts & Letters

Fri, May 5 2017

Bengalis the world over will remember Rabindranath Tagore on Boisakh 25, 1424, his 156th birth anniversary....

Detective

Detective

Arts & Letters

Fri, May 5 2017

Translated by Saquib Rahman and Rita Bullwinkel, this story was nominated for a Pushcart Prize in 2016,...