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Bengali poetry translated into Belarusian...

Bengali poetry translated into Belarusian...

Writing

Thu, Oct 11 2018

The interlinear translation of the work was prepared by Bangladeshi national Muzahidul Islam Tussar—who...

Famous smokes: V.S. Naipaul’s gentle...

Famous smokes: V.S. Naipaul’s gentle...

Arts & Letters

Wed, Oct 10 2018

The great writer’s warmth and softness have not been emphasized enough

Nicholas Lezard’s Choice: ‘The David...

Nicholas Lezard’s Choice: ‘The David...

Arts & Letters

Wed, Oct 10 2018

I think 'Mozartishly' is particularly apt, and contains the idea that its creator somehow knew...

The man who carried the torch of Bangladesh’s...

The man who carried the torch of Bangladesh’s...

Arts & Letters

Tue, Oct 2 2018

Celebrating AKM Zakaria's birth centenary

What will it mean for fiction...

What will it mean for fiction...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Sep 29 2018

Fiction has a complicated relationship with history. Those of us who are fiction writers do not pretend...

2018 Man Booker prize shortlist...

2018 Man Booker prize shortlist...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Sep 24 2018

Daisy Johnson youngest author to be nominated at 27

UPL launches 2nd edition of Afsan Chowdhury’s...

UPL launches 2nd edition of Afsan Chowdhury’s...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Sep 24 2018

The book 'is essentially about the politics of class'

The Happy Island

The Happy Island

Magazine

Sat, Sep 8 2018

Short story

To love in the name of God

To love in the name of God

Magazine

Sat, Sep 8 2018

Short story

Books and blurbs: September

Books and blurbs: September

Arts & Letters

Sat, Sep 8 2018

A list of recommended fictions and nonfictions

In the Time of the Others

In the Time of the Others

Arts & Letters

Sat, Sep 8 2018

Novel excerpt

‘We have to embrace all aspects of our...

‘We have to embrace all aspects of our...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Sep 8 2018

Interview with Nadeem Zaman, author of 'In the Time of the Others'

Dave Eggers: America’s 21st century...

Dave Eggers: America’s 21st century...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Sep 8 2018

Eggers will always remain the character he played in 'A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering...

Famous smokes: Allahakbarries

Famous smokes: Allahakbarries

Arts & Letters

Sat, Sep 8 2018

But I like to remain an Akbar, even though, I hasten to add, any and all illusions of grandeur were dismissed...

How Hollywood invented the ‘exotic...

How Hollywood invented the ‘exotic...

Magazine

Sat, Sep 8 2018

How do we know the Indian subcontinent is exotic?

Nicholas Lezard’s Choice: ‘A Hero for...

Nicholas Lezard’s Choice: ‘A Hero for...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Sep 8 2018

It’s one of those books that seems to lift off its own pages: it’s an enactment of the very...

VS Naipaul (1932-2018): A memorable...

VS Naipaul (1932-2018): A memorable...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Sep 8 2018

Nobel Laureate VS Naipaul, who graced the 6th edition of Dhaka Lit Fest in 2016 as chief guest, died...

Noah’s ark

Noah’s ark

Arts & Letters

Sat, Sep 8 2018

A poem by Kashinath Roy