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Voices on the joys of reading and...

Voices on the joys of reading and...

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Nov 15 2018

A unique panel discussion organized by Teach For Bangladesh at Dhaka Lit Fest this year brought to attention...

Tilda Swinton talks about her Drumduan...

Tilda Swinton talks about her Drumduan...

Showtime

Sat, Nov 10 2018

Swinton talked about her school named Drumduan School, situated on the Moray Coast of Scotland

Manisha Koirala: ‘There’s no substitute...

Manisha Koirala: ‘There’s no substitute...

Showtime

Sat, Nov 10 2018

The session took place in front of a houseful of audience who wanted to get a glimpse of their favourite...

Curtain falls on DLF

Curtain falls on DLF

Editorial

Sat, Nov 10 2018

This highlights the need for freedom of speech, and a safe place where writers, thinkers, academics,...

DLF: Closing day begins with spiritual...

DLF: Closing day begins with spiritual...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Sat, Nov 10 2018

DLF—the the biggest international literary festival in Bangladesh with over 200 international literary...

Tilda Swinton captivates audience at...

Tilda Swinton captivates audience at...

Showtime

Fri, Nov 9 2018

At the end of the session, a short video directed by Swinton was screened for the audience

Which stories do we hear today?

Which stories do we hear today?

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

Chris Heiser, Christian Hodell and Rosalind Porter share their thoughts and experiences on storytelling...

Proshanta Mridha wins Gemcon Sahitya...

Proshanta Mridha wins Gemcon Sahitya...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

The award is worth Tk8 lakh - in terms of monetary value the biggest award at present, and among the...

Creating spaces for discussion and...

Creating spaces for discussion and...

Editorial

Fri, Nov 9 2018

The last thing we wish to see is the space for free expression shrink

Second day of DLF begins on a spiritual...

Second day of DLF begins on a spiritual...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

The second day began at 9:15am on Friday at Bangla Academy premises, and will continue until 7:30pm

‘Everywhere, speaking up has become...

‘Everywhere, speaking up has become...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Thu, Nov 8 2018

‘Manto’ a film by internationally renowned actor-director Nandita das, was screened on the...

‘Smart televisions know which actors...

‘Smart televisions know which actors...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Thu, Nov 8 2018

Panelists discuss the perils of all-knowing technologies and the disappearance of privacy

A glimpse at the children’s sessions...

A glimpse at the children’s sessions...

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Nov 8 2018

Bengalis enjoy the reputation of a rich literary heritage and one that was once very outward looking....

DLF begins with Kathak dance

DLF begins with Kathak dance

Dhaka Lit Fest

Thu, Nov 8 2018

Cultural Affairs Minister Asaduzzaman Noor is inaugurating the event this morning

Nandita, Tilda and Manisha at DLF...

Nandita, Tilda and Manisha at DLF...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Wed, Nov 7 2018

It is that time of the year again. Dhaka Literary Festival (DLF) begins today on a grand scale, and it...

Curtain to rise on Dhaka Lit Fest 2018...

Curtain to rise on Dhaka Lit Fest 2018...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Mon, Nov 5 2018

The festival will be hosted on the grounds of Bangla Academy from November 8-10

DLF 2018 Speakers List announced

DLF 2018 Speakers List announced

Dhaka Lit Fest

Sun, Oct 28 2018

This year, among the speakers, there will be Pulitzer-winning author Adam Johnson. Another author worth...