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Memory-Space interplay: Ibsen’s Ghosts...

Memory-Space interplay: Ibsen’s Ghosts...

Magazine

Sat, Feb 4 2017

For theatre is, in whatever revisionist, futurist, or self-dissolving form—or in the most proleptic desire...

Sakrain: Of kites, colours and...

Sakrain: Of kites, colours and...

Magazine

Sat, Feb 4 2017

It is a unique festival celebrated in Old Dhaka on the last day of Poush

Rise of Islam in Bengal: Setting the...

Rise of Islam in Bengal: Setting the...

Magazine

Sat, Feb 4 2017

Interview with Richard Eaton whose illuminating research has shown that the narrative on Muslims as destroyer...

From Bangladesh to Palestine: A snapshot...

From Bangladesh to Palestine: A snapshot...

Travel

Fri, Feb 3 2017

A travelogue of visits to Jordan, Israel and Palestine

Moni Singh: Life of a

Moni Singh: Life of a

Magazine

Fri, Feb 3 2017

A personal memoir of one of Bengal's biggest communist leaders

Stretching the boundaries

Stretching the boundaries

Arts & Letters

Fri, Feb 3 2017

Chobi Mela, the most prestigious festival of photography in Asia, launches today and will run till February...

Ekushey Boi Mela: Spreading wings

Ekushey Boi Mela: Spreading wings

Magazine

Thu, Feb 2 2017

Number of new books is increasing considerably but have their qualities and copyright issues been checked...

A twinge of nostalgia

A twinge of nostalgia

Magazine

Sun, Jan 8 2017

This is a collectible book, not only for academics and translators but also for those who read Bengali...

Naipaul under the spotlight

Naipaul under the spotlight

Magazine

Wed, Dec 7 2016

A response to debates about VS Naipaul appearing at the DLF 2016

Meherunnesa: The bird of sunshine

Meherunnesa: The bird of sunshine

Magazine

Wed, Dec 7 2016

The fiery life of poet Meherunnesa, one of our few women intellectuals martyred in the Liberation...

On the cultural side

On the cultural side

Magazine

Wed, Dec 7 2016

It is only fitting that a city as perpetually transforming as Dhaka should have a dynamic, international...

The festival of books

The festival of books

Magazine

Wed, Dec 7 2016

In fact, one of the most interesting segments this year was the new books brought out by local publishers:...

The society needs more of ‘nasty...

The society needs more of ‘nasty...

Magazine

Wed, Dec 7 2016

Out of the many low moments that Trump had during the presidential debates, one particular moment that...

A brilliant debut poetry

A brilliant debut poetry

Magazine

Tue, Dec 6 2016

A review of Drift

The Book of Dhaka: A remarkable creative...

The Book of Dhaka: A remarkable creative...

Magazine

Tue, Dec 6 2016

This is a Dhaka seen through the fictional lens of writers who have lived through the city's ugliness...

‘There is a political-economic context...

‘There is a political-economic context...

Magazine

Tue, Dec 6 2016

In conversation with Dr Nayanika Mookherjee

Bridging east and west

Bridging east and west

Magazine

Mon, Dec 5 2016

Launch of book celebrating Monirul Islam’s life and works

3 lessons from Richard Beard

3 lessons from Richard Beard

Magazine

Mon, Dec 5 2016

Write, edit and produce your best work

A lesson in un-death

A lesson in un-death

Magazine

Mon, Dec 5 2016

A review of Lazarus is Dead

‘Bangladesh has to transform the way...

‘Bangladesh has to transform the way...

Magazine

Mon, Dec 5 2016

Pulitzer-winning poet Vijay Seshadri's takes on DLF, Urdu poetry and translation of South Asian...

A poetic expedition

A poetic expedition

Magazine

Mon, Dec 5 2016

This year Dhaka Lit Fest was truly a celebration of poetry