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Another open letter to DLF

Another open letter to DLF

Ikhtisad Ahmed

Fri, Nov 23 2018

Bangla-language publisher Shamsuzzoha Manik was in jail for almost eight months in 2016. DLF and its...

The writers' freedom is everyone’s...

The writers' freedom is everyone’s...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Tue, Nov 20 2018

PEN is an international association of poets, essayists and novelists working in post-liberated Bangladesh...

Vivacious children's sessions at...

Vivacious children's sessions at...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Tue, Nov 20 2018

Students of Bidyabhuban presented the impact of climate change through their theatre performance titled...

Three lessons on editing from Richard...

Three lessons on editing from Richard...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Tue, Nov 20 2018

'When there’s not much happening in a story in terms of real time action, the story has to...

Was it inevitable that the partition...

Was it inevitable that the partition...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Tue, Nov 20 2018

Nisid Hajari on partition

‘Manto talks about issues that I feel...

‘Manto talks about issues that I feel...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Tue, Nov 20 2018

Nandita Das about her new film 'Manto'

Female authors often cropped out of...

Female authors often cropped out of...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Mon, Nov 19 2018

The panel consisted of Salma Bani, Shahnaz Munni, Audity Falguni and Sadeka Halim with poet Shamim Reza...

The crescent moon appears

The crescent moon appears

Dhaka Lit Fest

Mon, Nov 19 2018

Shirshendu Mukhopaddhay delights fans at the final panel of DLF 2018

‘Bulbuli did not eat the paddy, it was...

‘Bulbuli did not eat the paddy, it was...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Mon, Nov 19 2018

Poets discuss why poetry is still needed in a world seeming uninterested about it

‘Fiction is something you write in spite...

‘Fiction is something you write in spite...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Mon, Nov 19 2018

In this interview, taken on the 2nd day of DLF, he talks about his career both as a journalist and fiction...

Justice for Rohingya women

Justice for Rohingya women

Dhaka Lit Fest

Mon, Nov 19 2018

Addressing sexual violence against Rohingya women 

Of power, prizes and persecution

Of power, prizes and persecution

Dhaka Lit Fest

Mon, Nov 19 2018

The cancellation of the Nobel Prize and #Metoo in literature

Story of an unstoppable love for...

Story of an unstoppable love for...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Sun, Nov 11 2018

Manisha is a Bollywood legend, having appeared in over fifty Tamil and Hindi films. In the 1990s her...

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,...

‘It was necessary for me to take a pause...

‘It was necessary for me to take a pause...

Showtime

Fri, Nov 9 2018

The actor spoke with the Dhaka Tribune Showtime’s Sadia Khalid about her sudden break, her...

‘It is unimaginable how Elias can be...

‘It is unimaginable how Elias can be...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

Panelists discuss the life and work of Akhteruzzaman Elias at Dhaka Lit Fest

‘Political thoughts should come into...

‘Political thoughts should come into...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

Two novelists talk about process and philosophy of writing at DLF

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

Creative Writing at DLF

Creative Writing at DLF

Dhaka Lit Fest

Thu, Nov 8 2018

Day 1 featured a creative writing workshop for young adults by Indian-American author Mitali

‘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

How dare you think in English?

How dare you think in English?

Qazi Mustabeen Noor

Wed, Nov 7 2018

Why Dhaka Lit Fest is a necessity