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'If I hadn't kept on writing, I would...

'If I hadn't kept on writing, I would...

Dhaka

Sun, Aug 12 2018

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

VS Naipaul: The shock of the new

VS Naipaul: The shock of the new

Arts & Letters

Sun, Aug 12 2018

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

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.

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

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...

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...

‘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

'The book is the most perfect technology...

'The book is the most perfect technology...

D2

Sat, Nov 26 2016

Anthony McGowan and Daniel Hahn talk Children’s Literature

Watch: The concluding day of DLF

Watch: The concluding day of DLF

Videos

Mon, Nov 21 2016

The stunning third day of the Dhaka Lit Fest 2016 ended among laughter, cheers, and hope for a better...

On women and womanhood

On women and womanhood

Uncategorized

Mon, Nov 21 2016

One of the many reasons why the Dhaka Literary Festival turns out to be such a success each year, is...

Words under siege

Words under siege

Uncategorized

Sun, Nov 20 2016

On the last day of this year's Dhaka Literary Festival, Uzbek journalist and writer Hamid Ismailov, Nepali...

Juddho Sheshe Juddho

Juddho Sheshe Juddho

D2

Sun, Nov 20 2016

Television journalist Nobonita Chowdhury is widely known as a talk show host and moderator. But she's...

When The Stage Is Mine: The role of...

When The Stage Is Mine: The role of...

Showtime

Sun, Nov 20 2016

Dhaka Lit Fest 2016's only panel discussion on theatre titled, “When The Stage Is Mine,” was held at...

Panelists say a big no to...

Panelists say a big no to...

D2

Sun, Nov 20 2016

The four speakers who went up on the main stage of Dhaka Lit Fest at around 4:15 pm to take part in a...

Of Googlies and Chinaman

Of Googlies and Chinaman

D2

Sun, Nov 20 2016

Authors XI bring the house down at DLF

'People are inherently against...

'People are inherently against...

D2

Sun, Nov 20 2016

The last decade has witnessed the genetic modification of yeast to generate morphine from sugar water...

‘We need to all be humans, not...

‘We need to all be humans, not...

D2

Sun, Nov 20 2016

A welcome focus on indigenous languages at the Dhaka Lit Fest

Gemcon Literary Award given at Dhaka...

Gemcon Literary Award given at Dhaka...

Bangladesh

Sun, Nov 20 2016

The Gemcon Sahitya Puroshkar (Literary Award) has been given at Dhaka Lit Fest for the first time.